Challenge to COVID-19 measures has cost government more than $700,000 in two years

“Far and away, the most expensive litigation has been the challenge to the COVID-19 state of emergency launched by Ross Mercer and five others in 2020.

According to the written answer tabled in the legislature a total of $704,460 had been spent on the case as of Dec. 2.”

Yukon government reports nearly $1-million spent on legal services since 2019