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Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Joel Whysall

Client charged with Importing Cocaine

The Facts:

The accused was arrested at the border and searched as part of routine screening. Border inspectors discovered a hidden compartment in the vehicle the accused was driving, which contained cocaine.

The Result:

The accused was found not guilty. The officer did not have lawful authority to detain and search the vehicle of the accused. The accused’s rights under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms were violated.