Alleged mischief for $ 50,000 in a commercial premise: charges were dropped

A businessman in Montreal was charged with mischief over $ 5,000 under Section 430(1)a) of the Criminal Code. The alleged offence dealt with a commercial premise he had rented, since he supposedly deteriorated the space when he moved out. Criminal charges were laid by the Crown. Consequently, the defendant was liable to be sentenced to ten years of imprisonment. Also, the plaintiff intended to use the criminal legal procedures to

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