Judgment doubles Burnaby Man’s Student Loan Debt

A Burnaby resident who failed to pay back $23,712 in student loans 25 years ago has now been ordered pay the government more than twice as much, according to a B.C. Supreme Court judgment posted online last month. Babak Khonsari took out a series of loans between 1983 and 1991, according to a Jan. 23 ruling by Justice Lisa Warren in a civil case between Khonsari and the Attorney General of Canada.