January 16th, 2019

3.5 Months Of Solitary Receives 3.75 to 1 Credit – R. v. Prystay, 2019 Edmonton Queen’s Bench

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Defence application for a stay or sentence reduction on the basis that indefinite administrative segregation (AS) while in remand custody violated his s. 7 and 12 rights. Accused spent 13.5 months in AS after an assault on another inmate. Held: s. 12 breach; enhanced credit (3.75 to 1) for time in AS. “A free and … Read More.