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2016 Saturday, October 1,

Prosecuting and defending driving while impaired by drug cases in Canada.

By |2017-06-22T11:42:40-04:00October 1st, 2016|

Proving a person is impaired by a drug while driving may not be as hard as you think. The information provided in this article is very basic legal information on the topic of driving [...]

2014 Friday, July 18,

Disincentives Towards Innocence: Wrongful Convictions at a Micro-Level

By |2017-06-22T12:13:41-04:00July 18th, 2014|

DISINCENTIVES TOWARDS INNOCENCE: A LOOK AT WRONGFUL CONVICTIONS IN THE ONTARIO CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM (Sean Robichaud, 2004)*  * This is an older paper written many years ago.  However, it is still relevant today and seemed [...]

2012 Tuesday, December 18,

The case of R. v. Aucoin: rights rendered meaningless without remedies.

By |2016-10-24T11:59:18-04:00December 18th, 2012|

The case of R. v. Aucoin: is there such a thing as a right without a remedy? On November 30, 2012 the Supreme Court of Canada released the decision of R. v. Aucoin, 2012 SCC 66 (CanLII). [...]

2010 Saturday, February 20,

Restrictions on pre-sentence credit comes into force

By |2018-06-04T08:32:02-04:00February 20th, 2010|

Pre-trial Custody gets an amendment in Canada. As of Monday, February 22, 2010, the new rules on what, if any, pre-sentence credit may be given to persons held in custody.  A summary of the [...]

2008 Saturday, March 22,

Police T.A.V.I.S. unit went too far, judge rules.

By |2017-06-29T10:48:44-04:00March 22nd, 2008|

Causing a disturbance under the eyes of Toronto Police's T.A.V.I.S. On Thursday, Justice Brewer released her judgment on R. v. Fitzroy Osbourne.  Police, acting under in their capacity as T.A.V.I.S.,  attempted to stop [...]