R. v. L.A. [Strathmore Provincial Court]
Sexual Assault – Result: Peace Bond
The client was charged with sexual assault. The client was facing a three-year starting point jail sentence, registration as a sex offender and a criminal record. Tonii Roulston successfully argued numerous applications to protect the client’s right to a fair trial. Tonii Roulston then entered vigorous negotiations with the Crown Prosecutor. Tonii Roulston secured a peace bond for her client. The client avoided a lengthy jail sentence, will not be registered as a sex offender, and does not have a criminal record.