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Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Cathryn Moore

Client Charged with Assault

The Facts:

Client was charged with assault. The matter proceeded to trial and the client testified. At trial Cathryn was successful in arguing the defence of self-defence. Cathryn persuaded the Judge that her client was justified in pre-emptively punching the person in order to protect themselves, because the client believed that the threat of harm was imminent from the complainant.

The Result:

The client was acquitted at trial.