R. v. S.M., [2019]

Assault, Assault with a Weapon, Case Results, Domestic Assault, Knife, Prior Record, s. 810 Peace Bond, s. 810 Recognizance, Stay of Proceedings, Weapon No Comments

Client is charged with assault with a weapon relating to an incident when he was doing house work using a knife at the family home while drunk. Client allegedly lost his temper, then made stabbing motions with knife while saying threatening words to family. Client has prior criminal record relating to several prior violent incidents … Read More

R. v. S.J., [2018] – With Co-Counsel

Assault, Assault with a Weapon, Bear Mace, Case Results, Conditional Discharge, Non-Domestic Assault, OC Spray, Pepper Spray, Youth No Comments

Client, a young person, is charged with assault with a weapon for spraying bear mace (i.e. high concentration pepper-spray) at another young person’s face. The incident is caught on camera, clearly showing that the attack was unprovoked and not made in self-defence. Client follows rehabilitative plan and remains on good behaviour while charged with the … Read More