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27 10, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – October 27, 2019

By |2019-10-27T13:53:49-06:00October 27th, 2019|Charter 10(b), Choice of Counsel, Detached Reflection Not Required, Evidence, Murder - First Degree - Party Liability, Murder - First Degree - via Kidnapping, Offences, Self-Defence, Vetrovec Witnesses|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v RS, 2019 ONCA 832, R v Saleh, 2019 ONCA 819, and R v Lewis, 2019 ONSC 5919. [...]

8 09, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – September 8, 2019

By |2019-09-08T08:22:32-06:00September 8th, 2019|Appeals, Defences, Inconsistent Verdicts, Juries, Jury Charge - Grouping Accused, Sexomnia|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v RV, 2019 ONCA 664, R v Josipovic, 2019 ONCA 633, and R v R.B., 2019 ONSC 4236. [...]

15 07, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – July 15, 2019

By |2019-07-15T09:22:47-06:00July 15th, 2019|Charter s.8, Consent Fight, Group on Group Violence, Party Liability, Reasonable Expectation of Privacy|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Labelle, 2019 ONCA 557, R v Strathdee, 2019 ABQB 479, and R v Murdock, 2019 NSPC 15. [...]

29 06, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – June 29, 2019

By |2019-06-29T08:16:50-06:00June 29th, 2019|Circumstantial Evidence, Duty of Non-Partisanship, Evidence, Expert Evidence, Facts not Advanced by Defence, Self-Defence|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Fougere, 2019 ONCA 505, R v Donogue, 2019 ONCA 534, and R v Dupe, 2019 ONCJ 320. [...]

2 06, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – June 1, 2019

By |2019-06-02T09:56:44-06:00June 2nd, 2019|Absence of Motive to Fabricate, Battered Spouse Syndrome, Charter - Detention, Charter s.9, Charter s24(2), Credibility, Racialized Minorities, Self-Defence, Uncategorized|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Le, 2019 SCC 34, R v Sanderson, 2019 SKQB 130, and R v Bartholomew, 2019 ONCA 377. [...]

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 |2019-02-22T05:47:46-07:00February 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. [...]