R. v. R.W. et al. Court of Queen’s Bench (Calgary)

Client charged with being in possession of $120,000.00 worth of oxycontin which was located underneath the drivers seat of his vehicle.  At trial Ms. Urquhart argued that her client’s rights under s 8 & 9 of the Charter (to be free from arbitrary detention and unlawful search and seizure) were violated.

Result:  The Honourable Justice S.L. Hunt McDonald found that R.W.’s rights were breached.  The Crown directed a stay of proceedings. 

Justice Hunt McDonald’s decision can be found here:  http://www.canlii.org/en/ab/abqb/doc/2015/2015abqb345/2015abqb345.html

This entry was posted in ANDREA URQUHART, tagged Drug & Trafficking Cases and posted on May 2015

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