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Powers of search and seizure - Seizure - Forfeiture of items seized

Thursday, September 08, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by Tran from the dismissal of her application for post-forfeiture relief in relation to a property she jointly owned with her husband. Tran and her husband were charged following the discovery of 550 marijuana plants at their home and the subject property, which was unoccupied. Tran’s husband agreed to plead guilty in exchange for the withdrawal of the charges against Tran, subject to Tran’s agreement not to make submissions at the Crown’s forfeiture proceeding. The proceeding resulted in 50 per cent of the home, and...