Sexual Assault & Other Sexual Offences

R. v. G.J. [2011]
Client found NOT GUILTY of sexual assault charges after multi-day trial at the Supreme Court of British Columbia. Case involved successful application for disclosure of third party records and significant issues regarding credibility and reliability of witnesses.

R. v. J.B. [2011]
Client arrested for alleged sexual assault at party. Police seeking polygraph test. Charges NOT APPROVED BY CROWN after Mr. Shapray gets involved in case during investigative stage. File Closed.

R. v. M.D. [2011]
Mr. Shapray retained during investigation of client by police relating to sexual assault allegations - Mr. Shapray communicated with police and Crown prosecutor resulting in NO CRIMINAL CHARGES being laid - Case Closed!

R. v. D.M. [2010]
Client charges with sexual assault and sexual touching in relation to two complainants. Charges dropped in the middle of the preliminary inquiry due to significant issues with the credibility of the complainants raised through vigorous cross-examination by Mr. Shapray.

R. v. J.G. [2010]
Sexual Assault charges involving two complainants dropped on eve of trial after significant issues raised with respect to credibility. Client entered into Peace Bond with one complainant - NO CRIMINAL RECORD - NO JAIL.

R. v. C.M. [2010]
Police investigation into allegations of sexual interference involving teenagers results in NO CHARGES after Mr. Shapray retained during initial stages.

R. v. K.C. [2010]
Crown decides not to proceed with charge of sexual assault involving allegation by sex trade worker after Mr. Shapray retained during investigation stage - issues related to the credibility of the complainant raised and decision made that the charge approval standard was not me - NO CRIMINAL CHARGES

R. v. W.R. [2010]
Client under investigation for sexual assault. Mr. Shapray was retained during the police investigation. Strategic decisions and communications with the investigating police officer result in the police file being closed with No Criminal Charges.

R. v. B.F. [2010]
Client received 6-month conditional sentence in case involving allegations of forcible confinement, drug trafficking and obstructing justice - Crown had sought real jail sentence of over 1 year. Client had previously received a CSO for grow op charge.

R. v. C.H. [2009]
Charges of sexual assault resolved by way of Peace Bond after extensive negotiations with Crown Counsel - NO CRIMINAL RECORD.

R. v. S.H. [2009]
No charges laid against client under investigation for sexual assault and possession of child pornography.

R. v. C.H. [2009]
Charges of Sexual Assault dropped after negotiations with Crown lead to agreement for client to attend counseling - NO CRIMINAL RECORD.

R. v. N.T. [2009]
Sexual Assault charges dropped prior to trial after strategic negotiations with the prosecutor demonstrating overwhelming credibility issues with the two complainants.

R. v. C.P. [2009]
Client stopped at border and placed under investigation for Possession of Child Pornography due to images on laptop - NO CHARGES laid after Mr. Shapray retained during the investigation.

R. v. M.B. [2008]
Foreign citizen charged with Sexual Assault. Vigorous cross-examination of complainant by Mr. Shapray leads to file review by the prosecutor - CHARGES DROPPED PRIOR TO TRIAL!

R. v. J.W. [2008]
Client retained Mr. Shapray while under investigation for Sexual Assault - strategic approach leads to confirmation from police that file closed and NO CRIMINAL CHARGES.

R. v. G.S. [2008]
Charges of Sexual Assault against client concerning allegations of improper touching 6 years prior to police complaint - Client found NOT GUILTY by Judge after trial involving vigorous challenge to credibility of complainant.

R. v. T.D. [2008]
Charges of "date rape" against client dropped by prosecutor prior to trial after vigorous challenge to credibility of complainant and police conduct in mishandling of evidence.

R. v. J.V. [2008]
Charges of Sexual Assault against co-worker dropped during police investigation after challenge to credibility of the complainant.

R. v. J.D. [2008]
Charge of indecent act resolved with peace bond resulting in NO CRIMINAL RECORD.

R. v. S.P. [2007]
Multiple counts of sexual assault arising in the workplace resolved by Peace Bond - No Criminal Record.

R. v. W.G. [2007]
Client under investigation for historical sexual offences retained Mr. Shapray during pending police investigation - NO CHARGES FILED.

R. v. T.M. [2007]
Client released on bail in relation to serious sexual assault charges after application to Supreme Court successful in overturning initial decision by judge to deny bail and keep client in jail pending trial.

R. v. J.S. [2007]
Charges of sexual assault against step-daughter dropped after preliminary hearing in which Mr. Shapray vigorously challenged credibility of complainant through use of prior inconsistent statements.

R. v. A.J. [2007]
Charges of sexual assault not approved after client retained Mr. Shapray during police investigation after request for client to attend for polygraph examination.

R. v. M.M. [2007]
Charges of Communicating for the Purpose of Prostitution DROPPED and client approved for Adult Diversion resulting in NO CRIMINAL RECORD.

R. v. C.L. [2007]
Charges of Communicating for the Purpose of Prostitution DROPPED and client approved for Adult Diversion resulting in NO CRIMINAL RECORD.

R. v. A.C. [2007]
Charges of Sexual Assault withdrawn prior to trial after Mr. Shapray raises challenges to evidence and requests comprehensive file review by prosecutor.

R. v. R.M. [2007]
Investigation into possession of child pornography CLOSED BY POLICE after Mr. Shapray retained to deal with the matter.

R. v. C.R. [2007]
Charges of Communicating for the Purpose of Prostitution DROPPED and client approved for Adult Diversion resulting in NO CRIMINAL RECORD.

R. v. D.R. [2007]
Sexual assault charges dropped after detailed challenge to police evidence and the credibility of the complainant.

R. v. W.M. [2006]
Owner of escort agency found NOT GUILTY after trial on charges of attempting to procure undercover agent to engage in prostitution and illicit sexual intercourse.

R. v. M.D. [2006]
Charges of sexual assault DROPPED MID-TRIAL after devastating cross-examination of crown witness who admitted lying to police and lying on the witness stand.

R. v. H.K.A. [2006]
Client received conditional discharge of charges involving forged cheques that were cashed at banks in Victoria - No Criminal Record!

R. v. J.L. [2006]
Serious charges of sexual assault dropped after challenge to complainant's credibility - No Criminal Record!

R. v. K.B. [2006]
Police investigation into sexual assault allegations stopped with no charges after Mr. Shapray is retained and deals with investigating officer - No Criminal Charges - Case Closed!

R. v. A.C. [2005]
Charges of Sexual Assault dropped by prosecutor mid-trial after successful cross-examination of main complainant.

R. v. T. S. [2005]
Client under investigation for sexual assault - challenge to police evidence - Police File Closed - NO CRIMINAL CHARGES.

R. v. B. [2004]
Client under investigation for sexual assault - challenge to police evidence results in NO CRIMINAL CHARGES BEING LAID.