Crown drops case in opposition to former N.S. hospital govt charged in expense scandal – Halifax
The Crown has dropped its case in opposition to a former Halifax youngsters’s hospital govt who was charged in an expense scandal involving the hospital’s former CEO.
Stephen D’Arcy’s trial had been set to start Might 30 on prices of breach of belief, unauthorized use of a pc, and mischief in relation to information.
Throughout a quick courtroom listening to at present, Crown prosecutor Peter Dostal instructed the decide the case was being discontinued due to inadequate proof.
D’Arcy, the IWK health Centre’s former chief monetary officer, resigned from his submit in September 2017 after repaying $17,000 in bills.
Former hospital CEO Tracy Kitch was discovered responsible in February on one depend of fraud over $5,000 after she used her company bank card to pay for $47,000 price of private bills.
Kitch is scheduled to be sentenced Aug. 10.
This report by The Canadian Press was first printed Might 10, 2022.
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