3. Regina v. M.M. [Provincial Court of Alberta, Calgary – May 2007]

R.v. M.M. [Calgary PC, May, 2007] Client was observed in an area prohibited by a pre-existing bail order and police search on arrest resulted in the seizure of cocaine and cash. Client was charged with possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking and proceeds of crime. The search and seizure as successfully challenged on constitutional grounds and at preliminary inquiry the matter was resolved by way of simple possession of cocaine, a withdrawal of the proceeds charge and a fine imposed.