Driving Offences

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Can I Cross The US Border With A Criminal Record: know your rights in a volatile environment

By |March 24th, 2017|Blogs, Driving Offences, Drug Offences|

Traveling to our neighbors to the south? Wondering if your criminal record will get you turned back? Find out which charges will prevent you from crossing and which shouldn’t be an issue Canadians have been visiting the USA in record numbers recently, with 2010 seeing a record-breaking 24.5 million same-day car trips across the border. [...]

Impaired Driving/Over .08

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was involved in a serious car accident all caught on video.  She blew a “Fail” on the roadside screening device and, 2 hours later, her blood alcohol reading at the police station was almost double the legal limit.  We pointed out the Crown certainly weaknesses in their case against our client.  We also [...]

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Driving While Prohibited

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was caught driving while prohibited. He has a lengthy criminal record and an even longer driving record. We pointed out to the Crown some of the weaknesses in the Crown’s case and the steps our client had recently taken towards rehabilitation. The Crown agreed to allow our client to plead guilty to the [...]

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DUI/IRP

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was given a 90-day Immediate Roadside Prohibition when she blew a “fail” on the roadside screening device.  A gas station owner called the police after seeing our client throwing up beside her parked car. Our client retained us to have the driving prohibition reviewed. We informed the client that she had a solid [...]

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DUI/IRP

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was given a 90-day Immediate Roadside Prohibition when he blew a “fail” on the roadside screening device after the police found him asleep behind his wheel in the parking lot of his apartment complex. Our client retained us to have the driving prohibition reviewed. We informed the client that he had a solid [...]

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Impaired Driving – Refusing Breath Demand

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was found intoxicated and slumped over the steering wheel of her vehicle which was running. She refused to provide any breath samples and was given a 90 day Administrative Driving Prohibition. Upon a review of that prohibition we pointed out to the Adjudicator several problems with the police report. We provided legal precedents [...]

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Driving While Prohibited

By |February 6th, 2017|

After receiving her second 90 day driving prohibition for DUIs, our client was later stopped at a roadblock and arrested for Driving While Prohibited. She was facing a minimum 1 year driving prohibition as well as a fine. We provided the Crown with a number of reference letters and information attesting to our client’s good [...]

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Driving While Suspended

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was pulled over by the police after making an illegal left hand turn. His license had been suspended 7 years earlier and, due to his bad driving record, he was facing a sentence of 14 days in jail and a further 1 year driving prohibition. After we pointed out to the Crown a [...]

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Administrative Driving Prohibition (90 days)

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was found intoxicated and slumped over the steering wheel of her vehicle which was running. She refused to provide any breath samples and was given a 90 day Administrative Driving Prohibition. Upon a review of that prohibition we pointed out to the Adjudicator several problems with the police report. We provided legal precedents [...]

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