January 16th, 2019
R. v. Kiyawasew, 2018 Calgary Provincial Court – Credit For Administrative Licence Suspension Under Old Regime Granted
Impaired driving sentencing. Issue of whether credit towards the s. 259(1) CC prohibition should be given for time under the Alberta Administrative License Suspension (ALS), on the basis that a failure to do so would violate the accused’s rights under s. 11(h) of the Charter. Held: Only the 2012 ALS regime violated s. 11(h); credit … Read More.