Sexual Assault – R v. SS

Our client was charged with multiple counts of sexual assault with alleged injury and was facing up to 2 years jail time. As a Permanent Resident of Canada, he would have been deported had the Crown’s case against him been successful. After a 3 week jury trial in the Superior Court of Justice, our client…

Impaired Driving – R v. JSK

Our client was charged with Impaired Driving on Highway 400 North. This was his third Impaired Driving offence and he had two prior entries for Impaired Driving offences. My client would have lost his license for his lifetime (min. 10 years under the Highway Traffic Act). We went for a trial and challenged the Crown case. We…

Domestic Assault, Uttering Threats – R v. ASM

Our client was charged with serious domestic assaults and utter threats. The allegations included that our client hung the child from the balcony of his apartment. The Crown was asking for straight jail time. We went for a trial at the Brampton court. The wife testified against our client and was effectively cross examined, thereby undermining…

Drug Importing – R v. J.W.

Our client arrived from Bahamas and was charged with importing half a kilo of cocaine at Pearson International Airport. At the judicial pre trial, the prosecution asked for three years of jail time.

We went for a trial at the Brampton court. Our client did not testify. After the trial the judge dismissed the charges.

Attempted Murder – R v. S.S.B.

Our client was charged with an attempted murder in the City of Mississauga. The knife was found with his blood on it. There was a witness to the incident who saw our client trying to stab the victim with the knife and called the police. We got him out on bail so he stayed out…

Drinking and Driving – R v. S.B.

Our client was charged with drunk driving (over 80) in the City of Brampton. We went for a trial at the Brampton court. We made two arguments to the court; that our client’s right against unreasonable search was breached and that the breath samples were not taken as per the legal requirements. We did not win on…

Drug Possession – R v. J.S.B.

Our client was charged with possession of drugs in the City of Brampton. Our client was stopped for a possible impaired driving and the drugs were found in the back pocket of his pants. At the trial at Brampton court we challenged the police search, arguing that it was unreasonable under the circumstances. Considering the strength of our…

Domestic Assault – R v. M.S.P.

Our client was charged with serious domestic assaults on his pregnant wife. He was released on bail with the conditions that in our opinion had no bearings on the allegations. The crown refused to vary the bail conditions on consent. We brought a bail review application to vary the bail conditions at the Superior Court…