‘Disgusting’ court backlog may free hit and run accused

CBC News

The family of a young mother killed in a hit and run is outraged that the case against the alleged driver is among thousands in B.C. at risk of being thrown out because of a huge court backlog.

“We were told it could possibly get thrown away — because of time delay,” said the victim’s father Colin Ogilvie. “That is one of the concerns of the Crown.

“It’s disgusting. It’s absolutely disgusting,” said the victim’s husband Dan Reaveley.

Read More: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2012/02/10/bc-courtdelays.html

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