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2018 Monday, February 19,

The criminal consequences of road rage

By |2018-03-20T21:42:43-04:00February 19th, 2018|

The criminal consequences of road rage charges in Canada. As criminal defence lawyers, we frequently receive calls for people charged with "road rage" incidents.  Although road rage by itself is not a criminal offence, [...]

2017 Monday, October 23,

“The police want to interview me. What do I do?”

By |2018-03-21T12:10:53-04:00October 23rd, 2017|

"The police want to interview me in a criminal investigation. What should I do?" Many times a month, our lawyers get calls from terrified people telling us that police want to interview them [...]

2014 Monday, February 24,

“Under False Pretences”: How the Court Deals with Errors in Informations to Obtain Search Warrants

By |2019-03-01T06:53:19-04:00February 24th, 2014|

Search warrants, errors, omissions, and corroboration: a basic overview of what we look for as lawyers. To obtain a search warrant, police must present the issuing justice with sufficient information to satisfy the justice [...]

2013 Wednesday, February 20,

No password on your phone? Fair game for police to search on arrest: R. v. Fearon, Ont.C.A., Feb 20, 2013

By |2016-10-24T11:59:17-04:00February 20th, 2013|

The Case of Fearon: Police Given the Green Light to Search a Phone if not Password Protected. The case of R. v. Fearon, 2013 ONCA 106 sets out general guidelines for searching cell phones [...]

2013 Tuesday, February 12,

How do I get the Police to Destroy my Fingerprint Records?

By |2017-06-14T18:01:22-04:00February 12th, 2013|

Destroying fingerprints and records held by the police. If you have ever been charged with a crime, the police may have your fingerprints and other records on file. This can have serious implications on [...]

2012 Monday, December 24,

At a R.I.D.E. program stop: who gets to go, who has to blow?

By |2017-06-14T17:31:03-04:00December 24th, 2012|

'Tis the Season for Police R.I.D.E. Programs in Ontario It's the Holiday Season, and with it comes increased police presence in Ontario of R.I.D.E. (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) initiatives by police.  If you are [...]

2009 Monday, July 27,

Diversion for criminal charges in Ontario

By |2018-05-13T21:16:49-04:00July 27th, 2009|

Diversion and alternative measures in Ontario criminal courts. Frequently, our law firm receives many calls and emails from people who are charged with a criminal offence asking "What is diversion?" or “What is [...]