Breach of Curfew bail condition

Prosecution: Breach of curfew bail condition Result: Not Guilty (Charges dismissed) Regina v. K.D. Lawyer: Sean Fagan Charge: 145(3) of the Criminal Code of Canada K.D. was on bail for drug trafficking charges, and was subject to a curfew – a common condition for charges of this nature. The Calgary Police Service (“Serious habitual offender program”), or commonly referred to …

Domestic violence complaint leads to police discovery of significant drug stash

Domestic violence drug stash OFFENCE:  Possession for the purpose of trafficking – Assault RESULT: Charges withdrawn LAWYER: Sean Fagan Regina v. D.W. – Jan 2019 Charges: Section 266 of the Criminal Code of Canada The police were called to a residence in response to a call  for help regarding domestic violence. When the police arrived, the complainant was present, but D.W. was …

Domestic violence charges withdrawn

Domestic violence OFFENCE:  Common Assault RESULT: Charges withdrawn LAWYER: Sean Fagan Regina v. M.F- Jan 2019 Charges: Section 266 of the Criminal Code of Canada The police responded to a residence after receiving a 911 call regarding a domestic violence complaint.  The couple had been drinking and gotten into a verbal argument that the complainant said escalated and ultimately got physical. Th …

Drug deal robbery leads to man getting run over and paralyzed

Prosecution: Failure to remain at the scene of an accident causing bodily harm Result: No criminal conviction Regina v. X.X. Dec 2018 Lawyer: Sean Fagan Charge: failure to remain, hit and run. X.X. was charged with a very serious offence of failure to remain at the scene of an accident after a bizarre series of events that led to tragic …

Road Rage leads to mischief charges

Prosecution: Criminal Mischief Result: Criminal Charges withdrawn Regina v. X.X. – January 2019 Lawyer: Sean Fagan Charge: 430(1)(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada X.X.. was charged with criminal Mischief as a consequence of a road rage incident in Calgary, AB. X.X.. was travelling down a major throughway in Calgary, when a vehicle changed lanes directly in front of him, nearly …

Musical Chairs at Roadside – Obstruction of a Police Officer and Driving while DQ’d

Prosecution: Driving while Disqualified and Obstruction of a Police Officer Result: Criminal Charges withdrawn Regina v. C.R. – March 2019 Lawyer: Sean Fagan Charge: 259(4) and 129(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada An RCMP officer was on patrol late one evening conducting traffic enforcement on Highway 1 near the Sunshine exit in Banff National Park, Alberta. The officer clocked …

Possession of stole high end bicycle

PROSECUTION: Possession of stolen property over $5000.00 RESULT: Charge Withdrawn Regina v. R.D. – January 2019 Charge: Section 354 of the Criminal Code LAWYER: Sean Fagan K.D. faced a charge of possession of stolen property over $5000 for allegedly being found in possession of a high-end bicycle.  The police were on patrol downtown Edmonton when they observed a person believed to be …

Pipeline/Convoy Stop in the Mountains

PROSECUTION: Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking and Production of a Controlled Substance RESULT: Resolved by way of simple possession with a Fine LAWYER: Sean Fagan Regina v. R.D. – November 2018 Charge: Section 5(2) of the CDSA  The roving traffic unit is a group of highly trained RCMP officers who use their authority under the Traffic Safety Act to investigate drug offences.  …

Traffic stop leads to prosecution for breach of bail conditions

PROSECUTION: Breach of bail condition RESULT: Charges Stayed LAWYER: Sean Fagan Regina v. A.S. – December 2018 Charge: Section 145(3) of the Criminal Code of Canada A.S. was on bail awaiting trial for charges relating to drug trafficking, breach of bail conditions, and multiple other offences. A.S. was a passenger in a vehicle driven by another individual who the police suspected was involved …

Flee from police with a substantial amount of currency

Flee from police with a substantial amount of currency OFFENCE: Proceeds of crime RESULT: Charges Stayed LAWYER: Sean Fagan Regina v. M.N. – September 2018 Charges: Section 354(1)(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada et al M.N was on bail awaiting trial for charges of possession of a controlled substance for the purpose of trafficking. M.N was driving through, what the police …