Assault is a relatively common charge brought before the courts in the Calgary area, and many cases are fairly minor, any unwanted touching, application of force, or threat of force...
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In a previous article, you saw that a common assault charge can arise far more easily than you might think.
Every year, the city of Calgary sees over five thousand cases of assault. For one of Canada's safer cities, this may seem like a fairly high number.
Back in 1983, Ivan Henry was convicted of ten sexual assaults that occurred in downtown Vancouver between 1980 and 1982.
There is no question that being the victim of an assault or any violent crime can be a traumatizing experience.