Drug charges stayed

Charges stayed after massive drug bust BRANDON — More than two years after he was arrested in connection with the biggest drug bust the Brandon Police Service had ever seen, a Brandon-area man’s criminal charges will not proceed. Charges against Jayant David Venn were stayed in Brandon provincial court Thursday. “I’m just thankful that it’s […]

Impaired driver avoids jail

Extremely drunk driver walks He slammed into a motorcycle at high speed while driving with a blood-alcohol reading that was nearly five times the legal limit. Yet a Winnipeg man will not go to jail — or even get a criminal record — in what is believed to be a legal first in the province. […]

The “Case Killer”

Case collapsed They were touted as major victories in the province’s war on drugs, with more than 100 kilograms of cocaine being seized by police during four separate investigations. Tirath Bal, Gurdarshan Hansra, Kuljinder Dhillon, Alejandro Chung and Andy Koczab all faced the prospect of double-digit stays behind bars if convicted for their alleged roles […]

David Asper on the Unger case

Stacked deck The latter part of 1991 was an amazing time in the life of Wolch Pinx Tapper Scurfield, a law firm since disbanded but one which has an impressive alumni roster, of which I am lucky enough to be a proud member. In that period we had successfully persuaded the federal Department of Justice […]

More coverage

The Winnipeg Free Press has reported extensively on Mr. Pinx’s practice over the years. Nearly 100 articles make up the archive of Winnipeg Free Press media coverage mentioning Mr. Pinx’s work over the past two decades. Read all the headlines and find links to the Winnipeg Free Press articles here The Winnipeg Sun has done […]