Mega-Plex Guzzo Taschereau 18’s owner ordered to pay $10,000 in damages for a search
GREENFIELD PARK, QUEBEC, CANADA — The Mega-Plex Guzzo Tascherau Cinema was ordered to pay $10K in damages for illegally searching a customer.
A Quebec court has ordered a cinema to pay $10,000 in damages after staff searched patrons' bags and turned up smuggled snacks and birth control pills — and in the process violated their privacy rights.
The incident happened in 2007 when a woman took her two daughters to Cinemas Guzzo in Montreal to watch the film “Shrek the Third,”.
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