Crown to lay charges in the sinking of the Queen of the North

Almost four years to the day that the Queen of the North sank off of Gil Island, The Criminal Justice Branch of the Ministry of Attorney General has announced that it is charging Karl Lilgert, the navigating officer of the BC Ferries vessel Queen of the North with criminal negligence causing the deaths of passengers Gerald Foisy and Shirley Rosette.

The charges were sworn in Vancouver Provincial Court today, with the next appearance in court to take place April 14th…

(from  the blog a town called podunk, click on the link below to see the entire article … ng-of.html )