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How Lost Disclosure can Win the Case

Tag: Right to DisclosureMore and more police cars are being equipped with video cameras. Police procedure surrounding the preservation of the resultant footage differs depending on the department, but a...

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Acting Under Duress

The defence of duress is codified under s 17 of the Criminal Code which excuses the commission of an offence where it was committed under compulsion by threats of immediate...

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Stepping back from mandatory minimums

Drug offences under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act are always a controversial issue. From a criminal defence perspective, drug offences can be nuanced because they are often subject to...

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Politics in Judicial Appointments

The Globe and Mail recently released an article reviewing the structure of judicial appointments and the role the conservative party plays in those appointments.

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