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Tyson Dahlem

The Essence Of Alberta in One Photo

The essence of Alberta - pumpjacks and cattle

I spend an immense amount of time driving from courthouse to courthouse defending my clients. I love the light and space of this great province. I’ve driven hundreds of thousands of kilometers over the years across the prairies, in all…

CONSTITUTION CHECK

Supreme Court of Canada Justices on the courthouse steps
The concept of stare decisis is an important one for our law. The concept is simple - the decisions of a higher court are binding on the lower courts and cannot be easily changed.

A Hot Win

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It’s 35 degrees today and all charges against my client in Canmore Provincial Court were withdrawn. The client had been charged with uttering threats, two breaches of recognizance, and an assault in domestic violence allegations. The Crown initially wanted guilty…