May 30th, 2017


R v Frazer, 2017 ABPC 116 per Mason, PCJ:

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Accused pleaded guilty to trafficking in fentanyl. 4 pills sold to an undercover police officer for $100. Crown sought 18 months jail plus probation. 36 year old accused with an extensive record. Held: 3 years jail. Pre-trial custody time deducted from the 3 year sentence.”Trafficking in fentanyl is almost the equivalent of putting multiple bullets … Read More.

May 19th, 2017


R v Cardinal, 2017 ABPC 81 per Groves, PCJ:

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Accused pleaded guilty to possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking. Drugs included morphine, cannabis, marihuana and fentanyl. Accused inserted the drugs into his rectum, and then intentionally got arrested. Original intent was to transport the drugs into the Edmonton Remand Centre for sale. Accused was acting under some duress from a gang. While … Read More.

December 15th, 2016


R v Aujla, 2016 ABPC 272 per Van Harten, PCJ:

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Accused convicted after trial of possession of fentanyl (454 pills with a street value of $9000), 1876 grams of cocaine ($187,000 value) and 769 grams of heroin ($192,000 value) for the purpose of trafficking. Accused was also in possession of two handguns and body armour. Youthful offender with no criminal record. Held: 7 years jail. … Read More.