Criminal Law Cases of David G. Chow
R. v. J.M.C.
Posted in Drug Offences andSeptember 14, 2010
S.C.C. 31 (S.C.C.) - Client was convicted at trial of possession for the purpose of trafficking in approximately 5 ounces of cocaine. The client initially unsuccessfully appealed to the Alberta Court of Appeal, but lost with a strong dissent. The client then appealed as of right to the Supreme Court of Canada. He lost a close 4-3 split decision.
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