June 13th, 2019

Conditional Discharge Available Upon Conviction For Dangerous Driving Causing Bodily Harm – R v Chowdhury, 2019 Alberta Court Of Appeal

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Appellant pled guilty to dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily harm (Code s 249(3)) He was sentenced to a $3,500 fine and one-year driving prohibition plus a victim surcharge (VFS) of $1,050. Prior to sentencing, appellant voluntarily completed a defensive driving course. Appellant had a family and was a chartered accountant studying for … Read More.

December 22nd, 2016

R v Ali, 2016 ABPC 281 per Fradsham, PCJ:

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Accused pleaded guilty to two counts of dangerous driving causing bodily harm. Accused proceeded through a city intersection at a very high rate of speed (in excess of 100 km/hr) and struck the complainant’s vehicle that was making a left turn. 28 year old accused with no record who was remorseful. Injuries included a broken … Read More.