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What Happens When You Charge Someone with Assault?

October 15th, 2021|Blogs|

In Canada, assault is a serious offence. When facing one or more assault charges, you could geta criminal record, face a substantial amount of jail time, or even a sex [...]

How to Check My Driving Offences in British Columbia

October 15th, 2021|Blogs, Driving Offences|

Have your car insurance premiums increased? Can you remember exactly when that recent accident was? Any difficulty recalling how many demerit points you have left? When you need to consult [...]

How Can a Victim Drop Domestic Violence Charges?

October 15th, 2021|Blogs|

In Canada, the police decide whether or not to make an arrest when they are called to investigate a situation involving domestic violence. They have the authority to detain and [...]

Is it Worth Getting a Lawyer for a DUI Charge?

March 10th, 2021|Blogs|

Being criminally charged for anything—from impaired driving to sexual assault—affects the rest of your life. Representing yourself instead of hiring legal representation is mostly likely not the best solution. Why [...]

Can Minors be Charged with Assault?

November 25th, 2020|Blogs, Other Crimes|

It happens. Kids get into trouble. They fall in with the wrong crowd, act rashly, and make bad decisions. However, minors have responsibilities like anyone else, and not following the [...]

Should I Hire a Lawyer for a Traffic Ticket?

October 23rd, 2020|Blogs, Driving Offences|

Many people avoid seeking legal representation because they think it's unnecessary or expensive. Some may believe they deserve the traffic or speeding ticket, while others might think that nothing can [...]

What Shows Up on a Criminal Record Check in Canada?

August 13th, 2020|Blogs|

Businesses and countries have slowly begun to open up to welcome people back after the first several months of COVID-19. Travel is now permitted in many cases, but still discouraged. [...]

How to Deal with False Domestic Violence Charges

June 25th, 2020|Blogs|

It’s not unheard of for a partner or spouse to lie about being the victim of domestic violence. A Sicotte & Sandhu Criminal Defence lawyer can help you fight for [...]

How to Find the Best Criminal Defence Lawyer

May 29th, 2020|Blogs|

When you are charged with a crime, you want a criminal defence lawyer that knows the law inside and out and can understand your unique circumstances. It is important to [...]

Workplace Harassment Still Present during COVID-19

May 15th, 2020|Blogs|

As employees continue to work remotely because of the COVID-19 lockdown, upper management may not be aware that different forms of workplace harassment are occurring. While employees are no longer [...]