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How to Beat Drug Trafficking Charges in Canada

June 25th, 2021|Drug Offences|

Being charged for drug-related offences under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act can be a life-changing event. If the federal prosecutor is able to convince the judge and/or jury to [...]

Can Drug Charges Be Expunged?

June 25th, 2021|Drug Offences|

Drug charges, such as drug possession or trafficking, result in expensive fines, jail time, and probation. Most importantly, a drug charge is usually a criminal offence, so it will be [...]

When Can You Be Charged for Having Drugs in Your System?

July 17th, 2020|Drug Offences|

For the average person, law is a complex web of situations, tricky wording, fine print. Crimes that involve illegal drugs or controlled substances are no different. In fact, many people [...]

Marijuana Legalization Updates

July 23rd, 2018|Blogs, Drug Offences|

With marijuana legalization to officially come into effect on October 17th, BC is making the preparations necessary. As a Canadian citizen, it’s important to understand the legal consequences you could [...]

How Canadian Marijuana Legalization Will Impact Crossing the U.S. Border                         

May 31st, 2018|Drug Offences|

With the Cannabis Act set to pass in the summer of 2018, there are implications for Canadians looking to cross the U.S. border. With the new legislation, Canadian adults will [...]

What British Columbia is Doing in Response to Marijuana DUI Offences

March 30th, 2018|Blogs, Drug Offences|

Since British Columbia is a marijuana-friendly province, new regulations and a 90-day ban were introduced in February to dissuade people from using marijuana while driving. When marijuana becomes legal nation-wide [...]

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

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 [...]

Possession of a Narcotic

February 6th, 2017|

Our client was stopped by police after been seen by the officer with a marijuana cigarette in his mouth while driving.  More marijuana was found in his care.  Due to [...]

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