Criminal

Halifax firm enters partnership to advance victim rights efforts for women, gender diverse people

Halifax firm enters partnership to advance victim rights efforts for women, gender diverse people

In Canada, Indigenous women are fastest growing prison population

Over 60 civil society groups call for criminal record reform

Over 60 civil society groups call for criminal record reform

Fresh Start Coalition urges Canada to introduce a 'spent regime' to seal offenders' records

SCC upholds prostitution-related convictions, after it declared relevant law unconstitutional

SCC upholds prostitution-related convictions, after it declared relevant law unconstitutional

Section of the Criminal Code remained valid during suspension period of declaration of invalidity

Appeal courts may set starting points to help lower courts decide appropriate sentences: SCC

Appeal courts may set starting points to help lower courts decide appropriate sentences: SCC

Majority finds sentences were fit in two fentanyl wholesale trafficking cases

New anti-money laundering guidelines issued for the crypto space

New anti-money laundering guidelines issued for the crypto space

Financial Action Task Force gives new guidance on risk assessment and information sharing

New Brunswick to offer remedies for distribution of intimate images without consent

New Brunswick to offer remedies for distribution of intimate images without consent

Intimate images, as defined, will include altered images like 'deepfakes' and livestreamed images