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CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Offences against the administration of law and justice - Escapes and rescues - Failure to attend court

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 @ 8:31 AM  

Appeal by the Crown from the dismissal of its appeal from the acquittal of the accused on a charge of failing to appear. The accused was charged with violations under the Highway Traffic Act (HTA) in relation to her operation of a vehicle without a license or insurance, and she was issued a notice to appear. She appeared in court as required and requested time to seek legal advice. The matter was adjourned and she was ordered to appear on a subsequent date. On that date,...