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2018 Tuesday, February 13,

How Antic changed bail in Canada and the cases that followed it: the case of R. v. Tunney

By |2018-03-21T12:08:38-04:00February 13th, 2018|

How Antic Changed Everything for Bail in Canada: The Case of R. v. Tunney The case of R. v. Tunney (linked below) started as a routine bail hearing in Newmarket where Mr. Tunney [...]

2017 Tuesday, March 7,

“Lock Them Up! Lock Them Up!”: Is the Tertiary Ground for Detention Fundamentally Unjust?

By |2017-04-06T21:38:19-04:00March 7th, 2017|

“Lock Them Up! Lock Them Up!”:  Is the Tertiary Ground Under Canadian Law Fundamentally Unjust? It has been one-and-a-half years since the Supreme Court of Canada released R. v. St-Cloud, perhaps breathing renewed life [...]

2013 Friday, February 22,

Why bail matters: the example of Oscar Pistorius Bail

By |2016-10-24T11:59:17-04:00February 22nd, 2013|

Why bail matters: the case of Oscar Pistorius With all the recent coverage of the Pistorius allegations of murder, and the bail now wrapping up the fourth day of proceedings, the issue of bail has [...]

2012 Sunday, December 16,

Arrested over the holiday season? Weekend and holiday bail courts, aka WASH court in Toronto and The GTA

By |2016-10-24T11:59:18-04:00December 16th, 2012|

WASH Court and weekend bail hearings. This weekend our firm attended the Old City Hall "WASH" Court that handles all bail hearings for weekend arrests. What many people don't know is that most, if not [...]

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 [...]