Counsel: Robin McIntyre
Offence: Suspected possession and importation of methamphetamine.
Result: Charges withdrawn.
The client was a US citizen arrested at the border for suspected possession and importation of methamphetamine, contrary to section 6(1) and 4(1) of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. While he had his release in criminal court he was being detained by immigration until the conclusion of his matters. The client maintained his innocence and Robin was able to negotiate the withdrawal of the charges. The client returned back to his home in the United States and was able to continue working.