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SENTENCING - Particular sanctions - Imprisonment - Indeterminate

Thursday, December 21, 2017 @ 1:18 PM  

Appeal by Boutilier from a judgment of the British Columbia Court of Appeal setting aside in part a decision designating him as a dangerous offender and sentencing him to indeterminate detention. Boutilier pleaded guilty to six criminal charges arising out of the robbery of a pharmacy with an imitation firearm and an ensuing car chase. In turn, the Crown brought an application seeking his designation as a dangerous offender and the imposition of a sentence of indeterminate detention. Boutilier submitted that s. 753(1) of the Criminal...