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In many criminal cases, particularly the more serious cases, sentencing will, of necessity, take time, sometimes a matter of months. ..read more
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The police, in carrying out their general duties as law enforcement officers of the state, have limited powers and are only entitled to ..read more
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In charging juries, trial judges are obliged to review the substantial parts of the evidence and relate that evidence to the issues the ..read more
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Credibility and reliability are not the same thing.  “Credibility has to do with a witness’s veracity, reliability with the accuracy ..read more
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Freedom of expression protects listeners as well as speakers, particularly in the context of members of the public receiving information ..read more
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Section 12 of the Charter provides, “Everyone has the right not to be subjected to any cruel and unusual treatment or punishment.” A ..read more
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Common law courts are bound by authoritative precedent. This principle — stare decisis — is fundamental for guaranteeing certainty in ..read more
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Where an accused is charged with multiple counts and it is clear that one of the counts will be stayed in the event of a conviction of ..read more
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A mistake of law occurs only where a person has an honest but mistaken belief in the legality of his or her actions. Although it is not a ..read more
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It is a well-established principle of the criminal justice system that judges must strive to impose a sentence tailored to the individual ..read more

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