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Covid Quarantine Canada
June 21, 2021

Returning to Canada, Quarantine and Privacy Concerns in the time of COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has placed severe restrictions on the rights of Canadians. While much progress has been made to quell the pandemic, there are still many limitations placed on Canadian citizens and those looking to enter Canada.
Video Call No-contact
June 14, 2021

Can I video-call someone if I am under a no-contact order?

Sometimes when an individual is released on bail, on probation, or given a conditional sentence, they are told not to communicate or be in the presence of certain people.
Drunk-driving Death Legislative Change
May 27, 2021

Drunk Driving Death Spawns Legislative Reform

The infamous Marco Muzzo drunk-driving case in 2015 involved a car accident that killed four people and seriously injured two others.
Toronto Van Attack
May 25, 2021

The Toronto Van Attack and Claiming “Not Criminally Responsible”

To make out the NCR defence, “the accused must establish either: (a) that he has a mental disorder that renders him incapable of appreciating the nature and quality of his act; or (b) that he has a mental disorder that renders him incapable of knowing that it was wrong.”
Bill C22
March 15, 2021

The Important Implications of Bill C-22

Recently, the federal government tabled Bill C-22 in the House of Commons, which contains important implications for sentencing.