Criminal

Citing blog post, judge says lawyer withheld key case law

Citing blog post, judge says lawyer withheld key case law

An appeal is planned

OCA delves deeper in applying Jordan

OCA delves deeper in applying Jordan

New judgment analyses complexity, multi-part proceedings

Pressure mounts on MAG as more decry legal aid cuts

Pressure mounts on MAG as more decry legal aid cuts

New calls, clinics raise alarm

Criminal lawyers press Minister of Justice to release report on extradition case

Criminal lawyers press Minister of Justice to release report on extradition case

The Criminal Lawyers Association says Minister of Justice David Lametti should release the report investigating an extradition case and conduct a public inquiry.

Mediation better way to respond to sex assault allegations: lawyer

Mediation better way to respond to sex assault allegations: lawyer

Mediation and other less adversarial methods continue to be the best ways to respond to allegations of sexual misconduct, including sexual harassment and sexual abuse, say lawyers.

Court to decide whether police can access Facebook messages

Court to decide whether police can access Facebook messages

The ruling of a London, Ontario court on a murder case may determine whether law enforcement can access individuals’ Facebook messages as part of investigations.