Theft from Mail
I was charged with “Over 80 mg” (Excess blood alcohol). I did blow “over 80 mg”, so I might as well plead guilty, right? Wrong. A very significant percentage of “Over 80 mg” charges in Toronto, and generally in Ontario, result in acquittal. An “Over 80 mg” is a very technical in nature charge.
322. (1) Every one commits theft who fraudulently and without colour of right takes, or fraudulently and without colour of right converts to his use or to the use of another person, anything, whether animate or inanimate, with intent (a) to deprive, temporarily or absolutely, the owner of it, or a person who has a…