What is the defence of self-defence in the context of the ejection of a patron from a drinking establishment?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Kasendi v. Cecil Hotel Ltd., 2011 BCSC 53 (CanLII):

In considering the defence of self-defence in Buchy v. Villars, 2008 BCSC 385, a case also involving the ejection of a patron from a drinking establishment, Bauman J. (as he then was) made the observation at para. 112:

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