January 12th, 2017


R v Bridgman, 2016 ABCA 415 per Berger, Martin, O’Ferrall, JA – T. Judge: Nixon, J:

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Defence appeal from 24 month sentence for dangerous driving (6 months) and evading police (18 months consecutive). High speed chase through a residential area in Medicine Hat at 3 am, which ended in the accused smashing into a tree. Held: Appeal allowed. Sentence for evading police reduced to 15 months consecutive. Sentencing judge erred in … Read More.