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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. [...]

23 05, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – May 23, 2020

By |2020-05-23T08:43:54-06:00May 23rd, 2020|Capacity to Consent, Charter s.7, Disclosure, Fraud, Lost Disclosure, Offences, Sexual Assault|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Kwon, 2020 SKCA 56, R v Charpentier, 2020 ONSC 2947, and R v Natkunaraajah 2020 ONCJ 247. [...]

29 03, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – March 29, 2020

By |2020-03-29T17:54:48-06:00March 29th, 2020|Consent, Defences, Evidence, In-Court Identification, Non-Insane Automatism, Offences, Sexual Assault|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Ermineskin, 2020 ABPC 40, R v Brown, 2020 ABQB 166, and R v Robertson, 2020 ABQB 158. [...]

15 03, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – March 15, 2020

By |2020-03-15T07:54:11-06:00March 15th, 2020|Charter s.8, Consent, Honest but Mistaken Belief in Consent for Sex, Reasonable Expectation of Privacy, Sexual Assault|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Percy, 2020 NSCA 11, R v Hussein, 2020 SKPC 11, and R v Webb, 2020 NSSC 65. [...]

19 01, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – January 19, 2020

By |2020-01-19T08:53:40-07:00January 19th, 2020|Curative Discharge - Not Alcoholic, Gladue - Start Point Sentences, Impaired Operation, Offence Elements - Car Crash, Sentencing, Use of Old Certificates - Over 80|1 Comment

This week's top three summaries: R v McNab, 2020 SKCA 4, R v Gordon, 2019 SKPC 58, and R v Kelly, 2019 NSPC [...]

12 01, 2020

The Defence Toolkit – January 12, 2020

By |2020-01-12T12:39:09-07:00January 12th, 2020|Charter 10(b), Dangerous Offender, During Search Warrant Execution, Reverse Disclosure, Sentencing, Sexual Assault|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v McSweeney, 2020 ONCA 2, R v Starblanket, 2019 SKCA 130, and R v WM, 2019 ONSC [...]

15 12, 2019

The Defence Toolkit – December 15, 2019

By |2019-12-15T10:25:00-07:00December 15th, 2019|Alternative Suspect, Evidence, Gladue - Start Point Sentences, Offences Against Administration of Justice, Sentencing|0 Comments

This week's top three summaries: R v Dennehy, 2019 ABQB 912, R v Adams, 2019 ABPC 296, and R v Pine, Baron, Ross, 2019 ONSC 7009. [...]