October 26th, 2016

R. v. M.M. 2016 Edmonton Provincial Court

Firm Cases Tags: , ,

Client alleged to have stolen over $100,000 from employer but Crown unable to establish this loss entirely attributable to client’s actions. Crown accepts defence admission of theft totaling approximately $23,000 and joins Defence in recommended sentence of 18 month conditional sentence. Proposed sentence included 12 months of house arrest with restitution to complainant in this amount. … Read More.

November 4th, 2015

R v D.G. 2015 Edmonton Provincial Court

Firm Cases Tags: ,

Client plead guilty to importing prohibited firearm parts into Canada and making false statements to Border Agents. Client travelled to the US to purchase various firearm trigger assemblies and other gun parts. He was an avid antique gun collector. Upon arriving at the border, false declarations were made, and a search of his vehicle lead to numerous charges … Read More.

February 9th, 2017

R v Song, 2017 ABPC 13 per MacDonald, PCJ:

Law Updates Tags: , , ,

Accused pleaded guilty to fraud. $5,000 – $6800 theft from employer. While working as a sales representative at The Bay, the accused conducted 16 fraudulent refunds. 22 years old. No record. Remorseful. Accused subject to deportation to China if convicted. Defence application for a conditional discharge. Held: 6 month CSO. Discharge would not be a … Read More.