Criminal

Nova Scotia Court of Appeal overturns two first-degree murder convictions a second time

Nova Scotia Court of Appeal overturns two first-degree murder convictions a second time

Trial judge made errors in jury instructions; only one witness testified that accused was involved

Ontario Court of Appeal reduces marijuana producer's sentence for onerous incarceration conditions

Ontario Court of Appeal reduces marijuana producer's sentence for onerous incarceration conditions

Judge did not consider punitive impact of certain conditions when imposing a sentence

Roadside breath demand refusal not excused by interference of right to counsel: BC Court of Appeal

Roadside breath demand refusal not excused by interference of right to counsel: BC Court of Appeal

Interference by police still warranted reconsideration of administrative driving prohibition

Saskatchewan Court of Appeal upholds conviction for child porn shared through telephone calls

Saskatchewan Court of Appeal upholds conviction for child porn shared through telephone calls

Recordings were ruled not for private use

Police breached charter rights of accused drunk driver with limited English: PEI Court of Appeal

Police breached charter rights of accused drunk driver with limited English: PEI Court of Appeal

Police charged and detained woman after she failed to provide breath samples

Absolute discharge reasonable if accused isn't 'significant threat': Ontario Court of Appeal

Absolute discharge reasonable if accused isn't 'significant threat': Ontario Court of Appeal

Review board failed to seriously consider that 'significant threat' standard is onerous