Found not guilty of assault against his neighbour

A man was charged by his neighbour, an elderly lady, of having doused her with a bucket of water. This incident supposedly happened in the midst of a difficult relationship between neighbours. Therefore, the man was charged with assault with a weapon (Sections 266 b) Criminal Code and 267 a) Criminal Code). He hired criminal lawyer Xavier Cormier to defend him.  During the trial, Mr Xavier Cormier cross examined the

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Acquitted of four charges laid by his wife and sister-in-law

After they had come home from a meal, a fight broke out between a husband on one hand, and his wife and sister-in-law on the other. After seeing a lawyer, the wife decided to lay charges with the police against her husband. She her sister testified during the trial that the defendant had made death threats against  them (Section 264.1 Criminal Code), committed assault with a weapon against them (Section 267

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A client charged with assault with a weapon against a police officer receives a discharge

Charges of assault with a weapon against a police officer (Section 270.01 Criminal Code of Canada) were laid against a client of criminal lawyer Xavier Cormier. After analyzing the evidence, Mr.Cormier met with the Prosecutor to discuss the case. The client had to avoid having a criminal record because of her career. The client of Mr. Cormier pleaded guilty to charges of assault with a weapon. The lawyers suggested the

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