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Assault with a Weapon

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was charged with Assault with a Weapon when she came after her husband with a hatchet accusing him of cheating on her.  We adjourned the court case for over a year to allow our client to complete counselling and resolve the issues in the relationship.  At that point, the Crown finally agreed to [...]

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Assault/Utter Threats

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was charged with Assault and Uttering Threats after his girlfriend called police alleging that our client slammed her into a wall, slapped her face cutting the side of her nose, grabbed her, pushed into the corner and threatened to kill her if she called police.  We had our client attend for counselling and [...]

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Assault/Utter Threats

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was arrested after the complained called police claiming that our client had said, “I’m the devil and I’m going to kill you”.  He then grabbed her around the throat and squeezed hard enough to frighten her deeply.  When he was arrested he told the police that he would kill the complainant.  He then [...]

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Assault

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was charged with assault on her co-worker after she got into an altercation with him in a pub and hit him with her keys in her hand.  Her bail terms of “no contact” created enormous problems for her employment.  We were retained and promptly got her bail terms changed so that she could [...]

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Assault

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was charged with assault when the complainant called 911 complaining that our client threatened to punch her, slapped her, grabbed her and tried to throw her to the ground.  We advised our client to begin counselling to address the issues of concern to the Crown.  Once he did that we got a letter [...]

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Assault Causing Bodily Harm

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client and 2 others were charged with Assault Causing Bodily Harm after they attacked a young man in a restaurant pushing him down and kicking him in the face.  The incident was caught on video tape.  After we explained to the Crown the reason for the attack and the unblemished background of our client, [...]

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Uttering Threats

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was charged with Uttering Threats after the complainant went to police alleging that he saw our client in possession of 18 firearms and making in shooting gestures towards the complainant. We were retained and approached the Crown Prosecutor with a very different version of events. As our client denied having any firearms, he [...]

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Sexual Assault

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client’s ex-girlfriend alleged that our client engaged in non-consensual sexual behavior with him on 2 separate occasions despite her refusal. Our client followed our advice very closely regarding his dealings with the police and in pursuing some counselling prior to the matter even being set for trial. We delayed the case for 4 months [...]

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Child Pornography

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client, a professional truck driver, was arrested at the border after his laptop was searched by border officials and child pornography was located. He retained another law firm to represent him but he was dissatisfied with the advice and representation he received. Our firm was retained and we promptly set the matter for trial. [...]

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Assault With a Weapon

By |February 6th, 2017|

Our client was charged with assault with a weapon after pulling an axe from under the bed, holding it over her husband and saying, “I’m going to fuck you up”. This was done in the presence of their child. We adjourned the case for an extensive period of time to allow our client to prove [...]

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