R v D.B. [Lethbridge Queen’s Bench]
Client was charged with two counts of committing an assault while carrying or using a weapon, contrary to s 267(a) of the Criminal Code. The complainants alleged that the client assaulted them while on a campground near Lomond, Alberta.
Successful Result: Both assault charges were withdrawn and replaced by a single charge of Causing a Disturbance under s 175.