Magda’s client was discharged after a multi-day preliminary hearing, under cross-examination various witnesses gave conflicting descriptions of the alleged assailant that did not match Magda’s client. Magda argued that although some witnesses were able to identify her client in the courtroom and in a line-up, the evidence as a whole did not merit the case […]Read More
The Crown this week stayed charges against Magda’s client in a string of bank robberies after her cross-examination of two key police witnesses. Large gaps were uncovered in the police surveillance.Read More
Magda secured a discharge for her client charged with first degree murder after a lengthy preliminary hearing. In this identification case, the Court agreed that there was insufficient evidence for the matter to proceed to trial. The client was reunited with his family.Read More
S.M. was a young man with no criminal record. He was charged with two counts each of sexual assault, choking to overcome resistance, and forcible confinement. He was accused to assaulting his roommate and an acquaintance in separate incidents. S.M. elected to to be tried by a judge and jury, and requested a preliminary inquiry. […]Read More
Attempt Murder resolved to an Assault with a Weapon after Preliminary Hearing. Client receives a suspended sentence.
After the conclusion of the preliminary hearing on a charge of attempt murder, Magda negotiated a plea to an assault with a weapon. At the sentencing Magda advocated for and her client received a suspended sentence.Read More
Client cleared of charges in an armed robbery of a convenience store After a seven day preliminary hearing, Magda’s client was cleared of allegations of robbing a convenience store while brandishing a firearm. The Crown called over 20 witnesses in an attempt to place her client at the scene. A thorough cross examination of civilian […]Read More
The Crown stayed all charges against Magda’s client on the fifth day of a multi count possession of property over $5000 preliminary hearing in Brampton, citing no reasonable prospect of conviction. The value of the stolen property was alleged to have been over 2 million dollars.Read More
Magda’s client was reunited with his family this week after his preliminary hearing. Magda’s cross examination of the investigating officer unearthed significant Charter and continuity issues relating to the loaded sawed off shotgun which the officer found in the vehicle alleged to be driven by her client. The Crown’s main civilian witness admitted to lying […]Read More
Project Corral: Accused discharged on multiple counts of criminal organization, drug and weapons trafficking and conspiracy charges.
Magda Wyszomierska successfully defended a client charged with multiple criminal organization charges, drug and weapons trafficking and conspiracy to traffic cocaine offences as part of Project Corral. Project Corral was a major investigation by the Gun and Gang Task Force targeting alleged Toronto gang members with links to organized crime. Hundreds of hours of wiretap […]Read More