Regina v. H.H.B. [Provincial Court – November 2013]

HHB was a simple middle aged married delivery man with no prior adverse history with the police. During the course of a routine delivery he was alleged to have sexually assaulted one of his regular female customers. The complaint was not made to the police until approximately six months after the alleged offence date and only after the urging of an “intimate” friend. HHB denied the allegations in their entirely and instructed Patrick Fagan to enter a plea of not …

Regina v. F.L.K. [Provincial Court – May 2013]

FLK was enjoying the company of friends at a local watering hole when their party was interrupted by the attendance of an unknown female. The female took a shine to FLK and the end result was sex and drinks at her place. Six months later the complainant decided to accuse FLK of sexual assault. When apprehended by the police FLK (who had never been in trouble with the police before) proclaimed his innocence but, true to form, he was arrested …

Regina v. N.A.A. [Provincial Court – March 2013]

NAA was a well-educated medical professional who had absolutely no history of adverse involvement with the police. Like many professionals, he simply preferred the privacy of an internet dating site to the bar scene. He met a woman over the internet and they ultimately engaged in sexual activity at his residence. NAA maintained his innocence relative to allegations of nonconsensual sex and instructed Patrick Fagan to enter a plea of not guilty. Bottom Line: A full blown trial ensued during …

Regina v. B.B.B. [Provincial Court – January 2013]

BBB was a highly educated well placed professional involved in extremely acrimonious divorce proceedings where matters of custody and disposition of property were hotly contested. All of a sudden, in the midst of those family proceedings, BBB’s estranged wife accused BBB of assault and criminal harassment. BBB vehemently denied both allegations and instructed Patrick Fagan to enter pleas of not guilty. Bottom Line: The matter proceeded to a full blown trial during which Patrick Fagan had an opportunity to test …