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12 09, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – September 12, 2020

By |2020-09-12T10:52:25-06:00September 12th, 2020|Credibility, Evidence, Eye-Witness Identification, Improper Questioning, Inconsistencies - Not On Act, Offences, Records, Sexual Assault, Stereotypes of Human Behaviour, Vetrovec Witnesses|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v McFarlane, 2020 ONCA 548, R v Roth, 2020 BCCA 240, and R v McFarlane, 2020 ONSC 5194. [...]

6 09, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – September 6, 2020

By |2020-09-06T10:16:33-06:00September 6th, 2020|Appeals, Bail Pending Appeal, Impaired Operation, Offences, Voice Identification|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Zamora, 2020 BCSC 1261 #wiretap voice ID, R v McKenzie, 2020 SKQB 206 #impaired evidence, and [...]

29 08, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – August 31, 2020

By |2020-08-29T11:16:14-06:00August 29th, 2020|Anecdotal Evidence, Charter 10(b), Charter s.9, Drug & Alcohol Interaction, Evidence, Expert Evidence, Experts, Impaired Operation, Offences, Ruse Traffic Stops, Without Delay|0 Comments

This week's top three #summaries: R v Liu, 2020 BCCA 235: anecdotal #expert #evidence, R v Young, 2020 BCSC 1201: #ruse stop, and [...]

22 08, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – August 22, 2020

By |2020-08-22T10:25:07-06:00August 22nd, 2020|Invitation to Sexual Touching - Sting Operation, Joint Submissions, Offences, Sentencing|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Mantla, 2020 NWTCA 6: joint submissions, R v Drury, 2020 ONCA 5021: post-Morrison no presumption of [...]

8 08, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – August 8, 2020

By |2020-08-08T11:49:02-06:00August 8th, 2020|Charter - Detention, Charter s.11(d), Complainant Prior Sexual Acts, Evidence, Restitution, Reverse Disclosure, Reverse Disclosure in Sexual Assault, Sentencing, Sexual Assault, Statement Voluntariness|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Tessier, 2020 ABCA 289, R v Abdulahi-Sabet, 2020 BCCA 213, and R v AM, 2020 ONSC 4541. [...]

19 07, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – July 19, 2020

By |2020-07-19T11:33:50-06:00July 19th, 2020|Agreed Statement of Facts, Evidence, Experts, Offences, Sentencing, Sexual Assault, Sexual Purpose|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Mohammad, 2020 ABPC 119, R v Ulmer, 2020 ABQB 393, and R v SL, 2020 ONSC 4036. [...]

12 07, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – July 12, 2020

By |2020-07-12T10:41:01-06:00July 12th, 2020|Accused - Irrelevant Factors, Appeals, Charter s.9, Recovered Memories, Ruse Traffic Stops, Sexual Assault, Unreasonable Verdict|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Waterman, 2020 NLCA 18, R v Odle, 2020 ONSC 3991, and R v AK, 2020 ONCA 435. [...]

4 07, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – July 4, 2020

By |2020-07-04T11:14:00-06:00July 4th, 2020|Charter 11(b), Fail to Stop at Scene of Accident, Obstructing Peace Officer, Offences, Officer not In Execution of Lawful Duty, Pre-Charge Delay|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Wells, 2020 ONCJ 294, R v Robinson, 2020 BCPC 122, and R v TSH, 2020 SKPC 25. [...]

21 06, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – June 21, 2020

By |2020-06-21T13:22:55-06:00June 21st, 2020|Breach of Bail, Challenge for Cause, Charter s.8, Juries, Offences, Search Incident to Arrest|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Zora, 2020 SCC 14, R v Santana, 2020 ONCA 365, and R v Johnson, 2020 ONSC 3672. [...]

14 06, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – June 14, 2020

By |2020-06-14T12:25:22-06:00June 14th, 2020|Charter + s.52 - Declaratory Relief, Charter 10(b), Charter s.8, Choice of Counsel, Fundamental Concepts, Impaired Operation, Non-Insane Automatism, Reasonable Expectation of Privacy, Search of Cell Incident to Arrest, Voluntariness of Act|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Sullivan, 2020 ONCA 333, R v El-Majzoub, 2020 ABPC 105, and R v Virk, 2020 ONCJ 278. [...]

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