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Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Joel Whysall

Client charged with Possession of Marihuana and Cocaine

The Facts:

The accused was stopped and searched by Vancouver police officers investigating a complaint about a threatening with a knife. The first police officer frisked the accused and discovered marihuana. A second police officer conducted a more thorough search and discovered cocaine.

The Result:

The accused was found not guilty. The officers did not have lawful authority to detain and search the accused.