Regina v. J. M. [Provincial Court of Alberta, Calgary – June 2015]

Calgary Police Service gang suppression unit arrested J.M. after the police executed a search warrant on a residence. Cocaine, money, and handguns were seized from the residence and J.M. was subsequently charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking, possession of proceeds of crime, and possession of a prohibited weapon. The nature of the weapons charges made release particularly challenging. …

Regina v. M.M. [Provincial Court of Alberta, Calgary – June 2015]

Calgary Police Service attended a house fire in October 2015. The police suspected that the fire was caused by the manufacturing of drugs. A number of children were in the residence but were removed from the house unharmed. The police obtained and ultimately executed a search warrant on the house. The police charged M.M. with a multitude of charges under …

Regina v. E.Z [Provincial Court of Alberta, Red Deer – May 2015]

E.Z. was subject to a bail order for charges related to direct sales of cocaine to undercover police officers. E.Z. was arrested in Sylvan Lake for being in breach of this bail order and providing a false name to a police officer. Early into the trial, Sean Fagan identified a fatal weakness in the Crown’s case, which resulted in a …

Regina v R.B. [Provincial Court of Alberta, Calgary –April 2015]

R.B. was arrested on charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking, manufacturing a controlled substance, possession of proceeds of crime and possession of a prohibited weapon. As R.B. had a previous criminal record for drugs and weapons, his release was particularly challenging. Sean Fagan secured R.B’s release on reasonable terms.