September 14th, 2018
Appeal Rejects Argument That Trial Judge Failed To Consider Excupatory Impaired Evidence – R v Schultenkamper, 2018 Edmonton Queen’s Bench
Summary conviction appeal from impaired driving conviction. Defence argued on appeal that the trial judge failed to appreciate exculpatory evidence regarding whether the Appellant’s ability to drive was impaired by alcohol. The trial judge’s reasons did not mention certain “evidence of non-impairment” such as a lack of slurred speech, fine motor difficulty, disordered thinking, and … Read More.