Chapter 51 – Wednesday August 7, 2019-Thursday August 8, 2019

Thursday, August 8, 2019 – On the evening of August 6, 2019, I’d sent an email to Joseph Kazubek asking about his representation of John Cerino/Richard Pollington in the various ongoing matters (Doc 300). He hadn’t answered, and there was another hearing for Pollington’s private complaint on August 12, 2019. So I gave him a […]

Saturday, August 15, 2020 – “It’s getting nazi out there.”

I read with some interest Councilor Terry Whitehead’s opinion piece in the Hamilton Spectator on August 10, 2020 and the reply by two front line social workers. I’ll post a copy of the text here, with commentary added in red: Communities should have their say on camps Hamilton provides comprehensive programming for housing and social […]

Chapter 41 – Friday March 1, 2019 to Sunday March 31, 2019

The tally is at 18 hours 5 minutes of hearing time at the LTB, in 13 hearings, two by telephone, eleven in person (counting the Case Management Hearing and mediation session of May 19, 2017 as hearings). It has also used up 9 hours and 50 minutes of a mediator’s time.
There have been at least ten complaints to police (at least 6 from our landlord and his crew) resulting in 9 responses, and charges being laid in one case.
Municipal Law Enforcement had also expended approximately 5 man-days (including two man days expended sitting in an LTB waiting room, waiting to be called as witnesses)

This was getting expensive for the taxpayer.