Alberta to seek recovery of health costs associated with criminal activity

McLaren, Christie
August 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/4/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 3/4, pE41
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the Bill 48, the Crown's Right of Recovery Act, in Canada. Accordingly, legislation would mean suing convicted people for the cost of treating sustained injuries from the crime. The government is said to have been selling the legislation as a crackdown on crime and a cost-savings for the taxpayers.


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