Woman arrested for not using métro escalator handrail awarded $20,000

Bela Kosoian holds up a sign during a news conference in Montreal on Friday, Nov. 29, 2019. Graham Hughes / THE CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWA — A Quebec police officer stepped over the line when he detained a woman for refusing to hold onto an escalator handrail, the Supreme Court of Canada said in a scathing ruling on Friday that also slammed Quebec’s lower courts.In a unanimous ruling, the court...