Another Disturbing Criminal Law Decision from the Alberta Court of Appeal – R v Sumner, 2019 ABCA 399 (CanLII) – Starting Point Sentencing

I noticed another disturbing criminal law decision from the Alberta Court of Appeal this week. This time, it’s about starting point sentencing. By way of brief introduction, starting point sentencing has become very popular in recent years – particularly with the Alberta Court of Appeal (see, for example, R. v. Arcand, 2010 ABCA 363 (CanLII), […]