Vancouver Lawyer Defending Against Stanley Cup Riot Charges
Richmond Looting Defence Law Firm
In December 2011, the first criminal cases stemming from the June 15th riot following Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals entered the courts. The legal process surrounding these riots is likely to be long, potentially lasting years.
If you have been charged with a crime related to the Stanley Cup riots in Vancouver, you should seek out an experienced defence lawyer. Vancouver criminal defence lawyer David Karp is now taking cases involving the riot. He brings skilful, strong representation to every case, with the goal of having charges dismissed or penalties reduced, if outright dismissal is not possible.
Handling a Wide Variety of Stanley Cup Riot-Related Charges
David Karp can defend you in connection with a broad range of charges related to rioting, such as:
- Assault/aggravated assault
- Criminal mischief
- Participation in a riot
- Using a weapon to commit a crime
- Break and enter
There is no question that things got out of hand following the Canucks’ Game 7 loss. The atmosphere after the game was one of chaos. Now, authorities have charged dozens of people with crimes, causing chaos in the lives of the accused.
The possible penalties for rioting will vary greatly from case to case. They may range from community service to conditional sentences to actual jail time. David Karp will work hard to protect you from an overly harsh result.
Contact David Karp, Vancouver Criminal Defence Lawyer
Contact David Karp for a free, no-obligation about your case. Call 604 218 0840 today.