2019 Tuesday, April 23,

The culture of complacency in criminal court

By |2019-08-12T22:52:11+00:00April 23rd, 2019|

“Tim, meet Justice system. Justice system, meet some guy and his lawyer.” A few weeks ago, “Tim” (not his real name) approached our firm to represent him on serious criminal allegations. He was [...]

2017 Thursday, July 27,

The set-date system in Ontario needs change and here’s how…

By |2019-04-23T21:29:23+00:00July 27th, 2017|

Complacency starts in set-date Court. A solution on how small changes can have profound effects on delay. Today, across the Province of Ontario, hundreds of lawyers and thousands of unrepresented accused will waste [...]

2008 Tuesday, November 11,

Clayton Ruby Shifts the Focus of Delays on the Criminal Justice System

By |2017-06-29T10:51:04+00:00November 11th, 2008|

Justice delayed is justice denied.  The problem with delays in the criminal justice system. In today’s Globe and Mail, Clayton Ruby discusses our judicial system’s present problems with delay.  This is nothing new [...]