A client is acquitted on charges of uttering threats and using a firearm in a careless manner

A client of Mr.Luc Simard was charged with uttering death threats (Section 264.1 Criminal Code of Canada), using a firearm in a careless manner and storing a firearm in a careless manner (Section 86 (1) Criminal Code). The client pleaded not guilty to all these charges.During the trial, the Prosecutor examined the witnesses that were meant to establish the guilt of Mr. Simard’s client. Then Mr. Simard cross-examined these witnesses

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A weapon and ammunition negligently stored but he avoids having a record

The police arrested an individual on the highway for a Highway Safety Code offence. The police officer immediately noticed a hunting rifle lying on the back seat, and then found ammunition on the front seat. The individual was charged with carrying and storing a weapon and ammunition in a negligent manner (Section 86 of the Criminal Code). He hired Mr Xavier Cormier in Montreal to defend him.After our criminal lawyer

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A client charged with careless storage of firearms and possession of a restricted weapon is acquitted

The Cormier Simard criminal law firm was representing a client charged with careless storage of firearms and possession of a restricted weapon (Sections 86 & 91 of the Canadian Criminal Code). While analyzing the police report, Mr. Cormier found weaknesses in the evidence, namely the client’s lack of control on the firearms. The case was called to trial twice. Mr. Cormier finally convinced the Prosecutor to withdraw all the charges,

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Firearms

The following are a few of the criminal offences related to firearm possession. There are numerous other criminal offences related to firearms and this text does not cover them all.StorageFirearm storage that does not comply with the Storage, Display, Transportation and Handling of Firearms by Individuals Regulations constitutes a criminal offence (Section 86 (2) Criminal Code). This offence is liable to a maximum sentence of two years imprisonment for a

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