A foreign student is acquitted of imprisoning, assault and threats

A foreign student had been living common-law for some time. An incident happened within the couple regarding a conflict about his outings. The client was charged with taking his partner hostage (Section 279 (2) b) Criminal Code), assault (Section 266 b) Criminal Code) and threats (Section 264.1 (1) (3)b) Criminal Code) by the police. He hired Mr Christos Karteris to defend him.After reading the police report, our criminal lawyer decided

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A client of Mr. Cormier is acquitted of charges of assault and forcible confinement

A client of Mr. Xavier Cormier had been charged with assault and forcible confinement against the person of his spouse. The charges were laid under Sections 266 and 279 (2) of the Criminal Code of Canada. It was a case of domestic violence. The client did not admit having committed the actions with which he was charged. When the case came back to Court, the plaintiff met a social worker

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