R. v. R.W.K.,

JurisdictionBritish Columbia
JudgeBauman
Neutral Citation2013 BCCA 387
Citation2013 BCCA 387,(2013), 340 B.C.A.C. 318 (CA),340 BCAC 318,(2013), 340 BCAC 318 (CA),340 B.C.A.C. 318
Date12 August 2013
CourtCourt of Appeal (British Columbia)

R. v. R.W.K. (2013), 340 B.C.A.C. 318 (CA);

    579 W.A.C. 318

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Temp. Cite: [2013] B.C.A.C. TBEd. SE.007

Regina (respondent) v. K. (R.W.) (applicant)

(CA041099; 2013 BCCA 387)

Indexed As: R. v. R.W.K.

British Columbia Court of Appeal

Bauman, C.J.B.C.

August 30, 2013.

Summary:

The accused, a youth, was indicted under s. 235(1) of the Criminal Code with first degree murder. A youth court judge ordered his detention pursuant to s. 29(2) of the Youth Criminal Justice Act. The accused applied under s. 680 of the Criminal Code for a review of the detention order.

The British Columbia Court of Appeal, per Bauman, C.J.B.C., allowed the application and directed that the detention order be reviewed by a division of the court.

Editor's Note: Certain names in the following case have been initialized or the case otherwise edited to prevent the disclosure of identities where required by law, publication ban, Maritime Law Book's editorial policy or otherwise.

Criminal Law - Topic 8718.1

Young offenders - General principles - Placement in care of responsible person where bail otherwise denied - See paragraphs 5 and 10.

Criminal Law - Topic 8719.1

Young offenders - General principles - Detention - General - See paragraphs 7 to 9.

Criminal Law - Topic 8719.2

Young offenders - General principles - Detention - Review - See paragraphs 1 to 11.

Cases Noticed:

R. v. Porisky (R.A.) et al., [2012] B.C.A.C. Uned. 61, 2012 BCCA 371, refd to. [para. 4].

R. v. Gill (P.S.), [2001] B.C.A.C. Uned. 129; 2001 BCCA 569, refd to. [para. 4].

R. v. Wilder (D.M.), [2007] B.C.A.C. Uned. 120; 2007 BCCA 446, refd to. [para. 4].

Counsel:

G.A.P. Verdurmen, for the applicant;

F.G. Tischler, for the respondent.

This application for review was heard by way of written submissions on July 31 and August 12, 2013, before Bauman, C.J.B.C., of the British Columbia Court of Appeal, who delivered the following direction in Vancouver, B.C., on August 30, 2013.

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    • Irwin Books The Anatomy of Criminal Procedure. A Visual Guide to the Law Preliminary matters Judicial Interim Release
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    ...panel, “properly applying the law, could possibly reach a different conclusion from that of the judge” who decided bail: R v K(RW) , 2013 BCCA 387 at para 4. See also R v Bath , 2013 BCCA 332 at paras 8–9; R v Porisky , 2012 BCCA 371 at para 7; R v Wilder , 2007 BCCA 446 at para 4. Between ......
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    ...S.A.C. (2008), 377 N.R. 361; 267 N.S.R.(2d) 202; 853 A.P.R. 202; 233 C.C.C.(3d) 417; 2008 SCC 47, refd to. [para. 24]. R. v. R.W.K. (2013), 340 B.C.A.C. 318; 579 W.A.C. 318; 2013 BCCA 387, refd to. [para. R. v. J.T.C. (2013), 336 N.S.R.(2d) 267; 1063 A.P.R. 267 (S.C.), refd to. [para. 27]. ......
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    • Court of Appeal (British Columbia)
    • 1 Marzo 2018
    ...only because it is arguably inconsistent with another WCAT decision: s. 250 of the Act; Browne v. Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal, 2013 BCCA 387 at para. 35. Moreover, WCAT, having the power under s. 251(1) to “confirm, vary or cancel” an appealed decision, can substitute its decision......
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