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2019 Tuesday, April 23,

The culture of complacency in criminal court

By |2019-08-12T22:52:11-04:00April 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 [...]

2014 Tuesday, November 4,

Access to justice: a public acceptance of the need for lawyers, not the acceptance of self-representation.

By |2016-11-18T19:25:01-04:00November 4th, 2014|

Access to justice: a need for lawyers, not self-representation or legal information. Recently, there is considerable concern and debate over access to justice and the perils that an unrepresented litigant or accused must overcome at court. [...]

2013 Tuesday, December 24,

Why Criminal Court is open on Christmas and other holidays in Ontario

By |2016-10-24T11:59:16-04:00December 24th, 2013|

WASH bail court and the holiday season.  The festivities do not deny liberty. The Holiday Season does not mean that people are not charged with criminal offences.  In fact, the Holiday Season can be some [...]

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 [...]

2009 Friday, March 13,

Your First Appearance in an Ontario Criminal Court

By |2017-06-29T11:17:18-04:00March 13th, 2009|

The first appearance in criminal court in Ontario. What to do. Whether your first appearance in criminal court is in Toronto, Newmarket, Scarborough, Oshawa, or anywhere in Ontario, I am sure you will find the [...]