R. vs. J.L. - Coquitlam RCMP Investigation
Charge: Sexual Assault; Sexual Interference.
Issue: Whether the Crown would be able to prove that our client did not take reasonable steps to learn the age of the complainant.
Result: Mr. Mines made representations to the investigating officer suggesting that, in the circumstances, it was reasonable for our client to have concluded that the complainant was of legal age and did, in fact, consent to all sexual contact. No charge was forwarded to Crown. No criminal record.