R. v. Gaudet, (1982) 39 A.R. 558 (NWTSC)

Judgede Weerdt, J.
CourtSupreme Court of Northwest Territories (Canada)
Case DateSeptember 16, 1982
JurisdictionNorthwest Territories
Citations(1982), 39 A.R. 558 (NWTSC)

R. v. Gaudet (1982), 39 A.R. 558 (NWTSC)

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R. v. Gaudet

(SC 2616)

Indexed As: R. v. Gaudet

Northwest Territories Supreme Court

de Weerdt, J.

September 16, 1982

Summary:

The Crown appealed the sentences imposed upon the accused for assaulting a peace officer and resisting arrest. The Northwest Territories Supreme Court dismissed the appeal.

Criminal Law - Topic 5894

Sentence - Assaulting a police officer or peace officer - The Northwest Territories Supreme Court upheld a sentence of one month imposed on an accused for assaulting a peace officer - See paragraphs 1 to 15.

Criminal Law - Topic 5888

Sentence - Resisting or obstructing a police officer - The Northwest Territories Supreme Court upheld a sentence of two months imposed on an accused for resisting arrest - See paragraphs 1 to 15.

Cases Noticed:

R. v. Reid et al. (1976), 14 N.S.R.(2d) 92; 11 A.P.R. 92 (N.S.C.A.), consd. [para. 9].

R. v. Higginbotham (1980), 40 N.S.R. 635; 73 A.P.R. 635 (N.S.C.A.), consd. [para. 10].

R. v. Bruce (1980), 3 Man.R.(2d) 85 (Man. C.A.), consd. [para. 11].

R. v. England; R. v. Bartlett (1979), 20 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 530; 53 A.P.R. 530 (Nfld. C.A.), consd. [para. 12].

R. v. McKay, Thompson and Secord (1972), 16 C.R.N.S. 11, consd. [para. 12].

Statutes Noticed:

Criminal Code of Canada, R.S.C. 1970, c. 34, sect. 118(a), sect. 246(2)(a) [para. 9].

Counsel:

M. Zigayer, for the appellant;

P. Spence, for the respondent.

This appeal is heard before de WEERDT, J., of the Northwest Territories Supreme Court, who delivered the following judgment on September 16, 1982:

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  • R. v. Jacobish (S.), (2008) 279 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 331 (NLTD)
    • Canada
    • Newfoundland and Labrador Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Canada)
    • September 4, 2008
    ...29]. R. v. England and Bartlett (1979), 20 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 530; 53 A.P.R. 530 (Nfld. C.A.), refd to. [para. 34]. R. v. Gaudet (1982), 39 A.R. 558 (N.W.T.S.C.), refd to. [para. R. v. March (1978), 25 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 53; 68 A.P.R. 53 (Nfld. Dist. Ct.), refd to. [para. 34]. R. v. Tob......
  • R. v. Jacobish (A.), (2008) 279 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 45 (NLTD)
    • Canada
    • Newfoundland and Labrador Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Canada)
    • September 4, 2008
    ...23]. R. v. England and Bartlett (1979), 20 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 530; 53 A.P.R. 530 (Nfld. C.A.), refd to. [para. 30]. R. v. Gaudet (1982), 39 A.R. 558 (N.W.T.S.C.), refd to. [para. R. v. March (1978), 25 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 53; 68 A.P.R. 53 (Nfld. Dist. Ct.), refd to. [para. 30]. R. v. Tob......
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  • R. v. Jacobish (S.), (2008) 279 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 331 (NLTD)
    • Canada
    • Newfoundland and Labrador Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Canada)
    • September 4, 2008
    ...29]. R. v. England and Bartlett (1979), 20 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 530; 53 A.P.R. 530 (Nfld. C.A.), refd to. [para. 34]. R. v. Gaudet (1982), 39 A.R. 558 (N.W.T.S.C.), refd to. [para. R. v. March (1978), 25 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 53; 68 A.P.R. 53 (Nfld. Dist. Ct.), refd to. [para. 34]. R. v. Tob......
  • R. v. Jacobish (A.), (2008) 279 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 45 (NLTD)
    • Canada
    • Newfoundland and Labrador Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Canada)
    • September 4, 2008
    ...23]. R. v. England and Bartlett (1979), 20 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 530; 53 A.P.R. 530 (Nfld. C.A.), refd to. [para. 30]. R. v. Gaudet (1982), 39 A.R. 558 (N.W.T.S.C.), refd to. [para. R. v. March (1978), 25 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 53; 68 A.P.R. 53 (Nfld. Dist. Ct.), refd to. [para. 30]. R. v. Tob......

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