Sentencing for crack dealer pushed forward following ‘creative’ defence

by Brendan Burke - March 8, 2018

A dial-a-dope phone operator who sold crack cocaine to undercover police officers appeared in NWT territorial court for a sentencing hearing – but his fate remains undetermined following “creative” submissions from his lawyer. Russell Hamilton, 41, appeared before Chief judge Christine Gagnon on Wednesday to be sentenced on convictions of drug trafficking and possession –…

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