September 20th, 2019
R v Badger, 2019 Edmonton Queen’s Bench- Mandatory Min. 5 Year Sentence For Sex Assault On 14 Year Old Unconstitutional
Accused convicted of being a party to a sexual assault on a 14-year-old girl who was intoxicated at the time. Digital penetration and oral sex. Accused held the Complainant’s legs while another individual had sexual intercourse with her. Mandatory minimum sentence for the party offence was 5 years under s. 272(2)(a.2) CC. Defence challenged the … Read More.