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. M.S., [2018] – With Co-Counsel

Assault, Case Results, Domestic Assault, Public Interest, Stay of Proceedings No Comments

Client is charged with assault relating to a domestic incident. Complainant takes their child and flies to Ontario following the incident. Client follows rehabilitative plan while negotiations are ongoing with Crown prosecutor. After several months, Crown agrees there is no public interest in pursuing charges and drops them unconditionally. CHARGES DROPPED and NO CRIMINAL RECORD.