Production, possession of and trafficking narcotics and drugs

Mr. Xavier Cormier, a lawyer, defends individuals charged with production, possession of and trafficking drugs and narcotics. The terms “drugs” and “narcotics” are synonymous in nature. The offences of producing, possessing and trafficking narcotics are distinct because of their subject-matter and the sentences related to them. Many forbidden substances are mentioned in the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act apart from the most widely known drugs such as marijuana (cannabis) or

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An absolute discharge is granted to a client charged with narcotics trafficking

Mr Christos Karteris, a lawyer with Cormier Simard, was defending a client charged with narcotics trafficking (Section 5 (1) (3) b) ii Controlled Drugs and Substances Act). The client pleaded guilty of the offence. Being a student, the client wished to avoid having a criminal record because of his age, in order not to interfere with the possibility of finding work.Mr Karteris requested that a pre-sentencing report be drafted in

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