In court in May, Masset and Queen Charlotte

  • May. 23, 2007 12:00 p.m.

Convictions from provincial court in Masset May 16 and 17:

– Robinson Russ was sentenced to four months in jail and two years probation, and ordered to pay $820 in restitution for breaking and entering.
– Lloyd R. Samuels was fined $600 and prohibited from driving for one year for driving with a blood-alcohol level over .08. He was also fined $500 for driving while prohibited.
– Joseph A. Shannon received a suspended sentence, one year probation, and ordered to pay a $50 victim surcharge for assault.
– Nadine J. Yeltatzie was fined $600 and prohibited from driving for one year for driving while impaired.
– Kenneth Davis received a suspended sentence, nine months probation, and ordered to pay a $50 victim surcharge for assault. He was also sentenced to 18 months probation and one day in jail for failing to comply with an undertaking. He was also sentenced to 18 months probation, one day in jail plus jail time served (30 days) and ordered to pay a $50 victim surcharge for another charge of assault.
– Eric G.J. Thibodeau was fined $700 for possessing a prohibited substance.
– Noel J. Williams was sentenced to 18 months probation and one day in jail plus jail time served (14 days) for failing to appear. He was also sentenced to 18 months probation and one day in jail plus jail time served (30 days) for possession of property obtained by crime. He was also sentenced to 18 months probation and one day in jail plus jail time served (45 days) for another charge of failing to appear.

Convictions from provincial court in Queen Charlotte May 15:

– Richard R. Lozon was fined $600 and prohibited from driving for one year for driving with a blood-alcohol level over .08; he was also fined $1,200 and prohibited from driving for 18 months for a second charge of driving with a blood-alcohol level over .08.
– Walter W. Pollard was fined $600 plus a victim surcharge of $90 and prohibited from driving for one year for driving with a blood-alcohol level over .08.

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