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12 10, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – October 12, 2019

By |2019-10-12T10:06:23-06:00October 12th, 2019|Charter 11(b), Charter s.8, Consent for Search, Evidence, Murder - Knowledge of Likelihood of Death, Offences, Post-Appeal Delay, Statement Voluntariness|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v JEV, 2019 ABCA 359, R v SK, 2019 ONCA 776, and R v King, 2019 ABPC 236. [...]

24 08, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – August 24, 2019

By |2019-08-24T08:13:04-06:00August 24th, 2019|Appeals, Brown v Dunn, Charter s.8, Evidence, Failure to Draft Step, Fundamental Concepts, Mens Reas Co-existence, Prior Consistent Statements, Uneven Scrutiny, Warrants|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Shevalev, 2019 BCCA 296, R v Moyles, 2019 SKCA 72, and R v Willis, 2019 NSCA 64. [...]

4 08, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – August 4, 2019

By |2019-08-04T08:47:35-06:00August 4th, 2019|Answering Jury Questions, Complainant Prior Sexual Acts, Evidence, Excusing Juror, Failure to Relate Facts to Legal Issues, Hearing Inadmissible Evidence, Ineffective Assistance, Sexual Assault|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v R.V., 2019 SCC 41, R v J.B., 2019 ONCA 591, and R v Finck, 2019 NSCA 60. [...]

7 07, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – July 7, 2019

By |2019-07-07T08:57:07-06:00July 7th, 2019|Charter 11(b), Evidence, Exceptional Circumstances, Offences, Prior Consistent Statements, Sexual Assault|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v GF, 2019 ONCA 493, R v King, 2019 ABQB 467, and R v DC, 2019 ONCA 442. [...]

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. [...]

22 06, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – June 22, 2019

By |2019-06-22T08:44:14-06:00June 22nd, 2019|Accused's Prior Exculpatory Statements, Appeals, Evidence, Expert Evidence, Ineffective Assistance, Police Drug Experts|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Baksza, 2019 ABCA 237, R v AWH, 2019 NSCA 40, and R v Breau, 2019 NSSC 181. [...]

16 06, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – June 16, 2019

By |2019-06-16T07:00:50-06:00June 16th, 2019|Charter s.8, Evidence, Eye-Witness Identification, Juries, Jury Charge - Analytical Order, Reasonable Expectation of Privacy, Relevence|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Baker, 2019 BCCA 199, R v Bao, 2019 ONCA 458, and R v Vey, 2019 SKQB 35. [...]

7 06, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – June 7, 2019

By |2019-06-07T09:11:51-06:00June 7th, 2019|Charter 10(b), Charter 11(b), Circumstantial Evidence, Evidence, Exceptional Circumstances, Possession, Search of Cell Incident to Arrest|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Mahamud, 2019 SKQB 115, R v Herman, 2019 SKPC 21, and R v Knight, 2019 ONSC 2443. [...]

28 04, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – April 28, 2019

By |2019-04-28T10:23:23-06:00April 28th, 2019|After the Fact Conduct, Charter 10(b), Charter s.8, Credibility, Evidence, Police Officers, Provocation, Request from Record Holders|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Campbell, 2019 ONCA 258, R v Kaldus, 2019 ONSC 2340, and R v McGregor, 2019 ONCA 307. [...]

21 04, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – April 21, 2019

By |2019-04-21T08:59:36-06:00April 21st, 2019|Authentication, Bad Character Evidence, Charter s.8, Circumstantial Evidence, Confessions, Evidence, False Confession Instruction, Probative v Prejudicial, Propensity Reasoning, Warrants|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Ball, 2019 BCCA 32, R v Khan, 2019 ONCA 81, and R v James, 2019 ONCA 288. [...]