R. v. N.S. Provincial Court of Alberta (Calgary)

N.S. was charged with operating a motor vehicle while his blood alcohol exceeded .08 and impaired driving of motor vehicle.  The police had responded to a car accident that occurred between the vehicle registered to N.S. and a tree.  After pursuing an investigation the police charged N.S. with impaired driving.  Ms. Urquhart filed a written argument outlining breaches of the N.S.’s rights under s 8, 9 & 10 of the Charter.

Result: Upon review of the Charter notice Crown counsel withdrew N.S.’s charges on the morning of trial. 

This entry was posted in ANDREA URQUHART, tagged Impaired Driving Cases and posted on September 2013

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