This is not about the sky falling, this is really happening: “There was of course no way of knowing whether you were being watched at any given moment. How often, or on what system, the Thought Police plugged in on any individual wire was guesswork. It was even conceivable that they watched everybody all the Read more
The now-public “information to obtain” a search warrant associated with police investigation Project Brazen 2 has many Torontonians asking why Rob Ford has not been charged by police with any number of criminal offences seemingly revealed in the course of the investigation. The unvetted warrant, released on December 4, 2013 can be found by clicking here. (Part Read more
An Overview of Bill C-13: “Protecting Canadians from Online Crime Act” On November 20, 2013, Bill C-13 was introduced for First Reading. Although it is entitled “Protecting Canadians from Online Crime Act”, the bill stretches much further than the title suggests. To give an idea of what it captures, the less news-marketable sub-title reads: Read more
Not surprisingly, people frequently avoid speaking to lawyers about their legal issues. In criminal law there are a number of reasons this happens. Some people feel that because they’re innocent they don’t need a lawyer. Some people feel that lawyers don’t do anything anyway so what’s the point. But for those who approach the situation Read more
Today, our firm kicked off a new radio campaign ton AM NewsTalk1010 and sports talk radio TSN1050. As long time listeners of both stations, we are very excited to engage other listeners and potential clients. Before speaking to police, be sure to contact the lawyers at Robichaud’s right away. You can reach us 24 hours Read more
There are times when it is in the best interest of an accused person to plead guilty to one or more of the criminal charges they are facing. It is always the decision of the accused person whether or not he or she wants to plead guilty. You should have a lawyer assist you in Read more
Considering the only thing that people want to read today is about Rob Ford and crack videos, I thought it might be appropriate to do a quick overview about what police could do with the elusive “crack video” and his admissions today that he has smoked crack in the past. So let’s assume a few Read more
Toronto criminal defence lawyer Sean Robichaud, discusses whether or not a person should hire a lawyer for criminal charges. Spoiler alert: the answer is yes.
Here is a collection of photographs of criminal courthouses I have compiled over the years. Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR.
A collection of portraits of (mostly) criminal defence lawyers I have taken over the years. I hope to continue to the collection. Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR.