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PROCEDURE - Election - By Crown - To proceed by way of indictment - Trials - Stay of proceedings

Friday, December 08, 2017 @ 8:33 AM  

Appeal by St. Amand from his conviction for making available child pornography and for leave to appeal his sentence of 12 months’ imprisonment, the statutory minimum. St. Amand made inculpatory statements to police in the context of their execution of a search warrant for his residence, where a computer containing thousands of images of child pornography were discovered, 750 of which were readily accessible and shared through a file sharing program. The Crown elected to proceed by way of indictment, prompting a stay application by St....