R. vs. S.S. - North Vancouver Provincial Court
Charge: Theft Over $5000 (from employer).
Issue: Whether our client would receive a conviction and a criminal record.
Result: Mr. Mines was able to persuade Crown counsel that they could only prove that the thest was in the range of $3500. After hearing Mr. Mines' submissions about the rehabilitative steps our client had taken, the Court agreed that there wer exceptional circumstances and granted our client an Absolute Discharge. No probation. No criminal record.