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14 04, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – April 14, 2019

By |2019-05-13T09:49:35-06:00April 14th, 2019|Appeals, Charter s.15, Crown Barred from New Basis of Liability, Defence of Another, Defences, Provocation|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: G v Ontario (Attorney General), 2019 ONCA 264, R v Simard, 2019 BCSC 531, and R v Barrett, 2019 SKCA 6. [...]

7 04, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – April 7, 2019

By |2019-04-07T10:20:56-06:00April 7th, 2019|Administrative Segregation, Charter s.12, Defences, Hearing Inadmissible Evidence, Juries, Self-Defence|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Anderson, 2019 SKCA 27, Canadian Civil Liberties Association v Canada (Attorney General), 2019 ONCA 243, and R v Wang, 2019 [...]

17 03, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – March 17, 2019

By |2019-03-17T18:48:49-06:00March 17th, 2019|Charter s24(2), Colour of Right, Defences, Prior Violent Act, Probative v Prejudicial|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Brown, 2019 ONSC 1471, R v Cantwell, 2019 ABPC 50, and R v Pireh, 2019 ABPC 52. [...]

22 02, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – February 22, 2019

By |2019-02-22T05:47:46-06:00February 22nd, 2019|Calling Crown Witness as Expert, Charter s.7, Charter s.8, Defences, Expert Evidence, Non-Insane Automatism, Offences, Reasonable Expectation of Privacy, Right to Silence, Statutory Interpretation, Voyeurism|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Jarvis, 2019 SCC 10, R v Nield, 2019 BCCA 27, and R v Shergill, 2019 ONCJ 54. [...]