R. v. T.L.D., [2019]

Alleged Assault, Assault, Case Results, Domestic Assault, No Charge, Police Investigation, Promise to Appear, Public Interest No Comments

Client is served a promise to appear for assault following a complaint made by former domestic partner. Police recommend a charge to Crown Counsel. Extensive evidence is uncovered of former domestic partner’s involvement in acts of violence against client and their child. Significant credibility problems are provided to Crown along with submissions showing that approving … Read More

R. v. K.J., [2018]

Alleged Assault, Assault, Case Results, Domestic Assault, No Charge, Police Investigation, Promise to Appear, Substantial Likelihood of Conviction No Comments

Client is served a promise to appear for assault following an investigation for domestic assault between client and former partner. Crown Counsel is made aware of prior threats of calling police by former partner to make client comply with her demands during domestic arguments. Evidence is provided to Crown of former partner suffering an injury … Read More

R. v. H.T., [2017] – With Co-Counsel

Alternative Measures, Assault, Case Results, Collateral Consequences, Elderly Complainant, No Charge, Non-Domestic Assault No Comments

Client has pending charges for assault against an elderly woman. Third-party witness swears to the circumstances of the offence and potential work consequences that would flow from a criminal charge are brought to the government’s attention. Client is not charged with an offence but referred directly to Alternative Measures – NO CHARGE and NO CRIMINAL … Read More