Toronto Indecent Act Criminal Lawyer

Indecent Act — Toronto Sexual Assault Lawyer

Client:  A.F., Accused
Complainant:  Peel Regional Police
Charge:  indecent act (public washroom)

The Queen v. A.F.
Ontario Court of Justice, Toronto
Judge Anand
(withdrawn: 18 December 2017)

Crown:  J. Dixon, Assistant Crown Attorney, Brampton
Defence:  Craig Penney, Criminal Defence Lawyer, Toronto

¶ 1   MR PENNEY:  It's Kenny, initial C., appearing on a designation. This is a matter where I've made representations to the Crown about the strength of its case. As well, Mr. F. was engaged in some counseling, and a report was provided to Ms. Gluzman. Ms. Gluzman advised me by email on December the 13th, that she anticipates...

¶ 2  CROWN:  Mm-hmm.

¶ 3   MR PENNEY:  ...requesting the charge be withdrawn. I can show my friend the email, if that helps.

¶ 4  CROWN:  Yeah, please do.

¶ 5   MR PENNEY:  If you can scroll up and down, there.

¶ 6  CROWN:  Okay, I can. Well, my friend, through the magic of electronics has produced a message, and I will act on it. Withdrawing the charge, Your Worship.

¶ 7   THE COURT:  Thank you, the charge is withdrawn, at the Crown’s request.

¶ 8   MR PENNEY:  Thank you, so much, Your Worship.

¶ 9  THE COURT:  Thank you, at this time. Thank you.