R. v. WWD, [ABPC, Red Deer – April 2020]
During the course of surveillance, the police observed WWD engaged in what they believe to be meetings of short duration consistent with drug trafficking. Consequently, the police stopped, detained and ultimately searched WWD and his vehicle. The police seized a substantial sum of cocaine (allegedly packaged for resale) and cash consistent with drug trafficking.
BOTTOM LINE: Prior to commencement of trial proceedings, Patrick Fagan was successful in convincing the Crown of the strength of his constitutional position vis-à-vis s. 8 and 9 of theCanadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, and the matter was successfully resolved by way of the entry of a Stay of Proceedings is a legal term used to refer to a direction by a Crown prosecutor or a Judge to the Clerk of the Court to terminate a criminal prosecution. Click for more information. on ALL charges.
Patrick C. Fagan is a highly accomplished lawyer with an impressive career spanning over 35 years in the legal field.