Church in Manitoba, Canada, Fined $10,000 for Violating Coronavirus Restrictions While Two Restaurants Only Receive $5,000 Fines

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A church in Morden, along with two Manitoba restaurants have been handed thousands of dollars in fines for allegedly breaking public health orders.

The province said there were 21 tickets handed out during the week of April 12 to 18 over public health order violations.

There were 14 tickets – each worth $1,296 – handed to people for various reasons. Eight of these tickets were in connection to gatherings in private residences or outdoors.

A provincial enforcement update said the Christian Church of Morden received two $5,000 fines during the week, and $5,000 fines handed to both Flea Whiskey’s in Winnipeg, and Original Joe’s Restaurant and Bar in Brandon.

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SOURCE: CTV News, Danton Unger