R. v. Thunderblanket, (1979) 2 Sask.R. 199 (CA)

Judge:Culliton, C.J.S., Woods and Brownridge, JJ.A.
Court:Court of Appeal for Saskatchewan
Case Date:October 10, 1979
Citations:(1979), 2 Sask.R. 199 (CA)

R. v. Thunderblanket (1979), 2 Sask.R. 199 (CA)

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R. v. Thunderblanket

(No. 8256)

Indexed As: R. v. Thunderblanket

Saskatchewan Court of Appeal

Culliton, C.J.S., Woods and Brownridge, JJ.A.

October 10, 1979.


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Criminal Law - Topic 5606

Punishments - Sentence - Increased punishment for prior convictions - The Saskatchewan Court of Appeal approved the sufficiency of a notice to an accused under s. 740(1) of the Criminal Code that an increased sentence would be sought by the prosecution because of a previous conviction - See paragraph 4.

Cases Noticed:

R. v. Basi (1972), 5 C.C.C.(2d) 429, folld. [para. 5].

R. v. Goerz (1973), 21 C.R.N.S. 356, folld. [para. 5].

R. v. Cote (1977), 13 N.R. 271; 33 C.C.C.(2d) 353, refd to. [para. 6].

R. v. Pidlunbny (1973), 20 C.R.N.S. 310, refd to. [para. 7].

Statutes Noticed:

Criminal Code of Canada, R.S.C. 1970, c. C-34, sect. 740(1).


C.R. Quinney, for the appellant;

Brian A. Beresh, for the respondent.

This appeal was heard by CULLITON, C.J.S., WOODS and BROWNRIDGE, JJ.A., of the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal, on April 11, 1979.

The judgment of the Court of Appeal was delivered by CULLITON, C.J.S., at Regina, Saskatchewan, on October 10, 1979.

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