Sexual assault

Cormier Simard law firm defend clients charged with sexual assault.Sexual assault may be described as sexual assault or contact to which the victim has not consented or for which he/she has not provided valid consent. Sexual assault is an offence that can involve a sentence of up to ten years of imprisonment according to Section 271 of the Criminal Code of Canada, unless the plaintiff chooses summary prosecution. The Criminal

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A client charged with sexual assault causing bodily harm avoids going to prison

Charges of sexual assault causing bodily harm had been laid on a client of Mr. Luc Simard (Section 272 (1) c) and (2) b) Criminal Code). The client acknowledged the facts, but wished to avoid a prison sentence.Therefore, Mr Simard requested the drafting of a pre-sentencing report that would explain to the Judge what type of person the client was. Then Mr Simard negotiated with the Prosecutor. They reached an

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