She was acquitted because the offence was too insignificant

The following was an great success of lawyer Luc Simard because the defence used in  this case is rarely resorted to in criminal law.Lawyer Simard sometimes defends clients in ValleyfieldThe complainant and the accused were both residents of the same institution in Valleyfield. The complainant called the police because she claimed that the accused had shoved her to make her get out of her way. There were two other witnesses

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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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