July 13th, 2018

Failure To Properly Consider Gladue Factors Not Fatal To Dangerous Offender Finding – R v Wolfleg, 2018 Alberta Court Of Appeal

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Defence appeal of dangerous offender designation and indeterminate sentence. Accused was Indigenous, but no Gladue report was ordered for the dangerous offender hearing. Issue on appeal of whether sentencing judge failed to properly address Gladue factors. Held: Appeal dismissed. Leave granted to admit fresh evidence of a Gladue report. In any sentencing proceeding for an … Read More.