September 20th, 2019

Mandatory Minimum Criminal Driving Prohibition Can’t Be Reduced By Crediting Provincial Suspension – R v Sohal, 2019 Alberta Court Of Appeal

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Two appeals (defence appeal from Sohal, 2018 ABQB 845 and Crown appeal from Watson, 2018 ABQB 832) on whether the mandatory minimum 1-year driving prohibition under the CC for impaired driving can be reduced to give credit for pre-trial provincial suspensions. In Sohal, the trial judge imposed a prohibition of 141 days, with credit for … Read More.