Criminal

Overcoming a life-threatening injury to pursue a historic appeal

Overcoming a life-threatening injury to pursue a historic appeal

Rachel Barsky fast-tracked recovery to secure bail for man jailed 36 years who says he’s innocent

Government launches online consultation on issue of medical assistance in dying

Government launches online consultation on issue of medical assistance in dying

Public consultation will be open until Jan. 27

Judges need discipline reform, sexual assault training, Trudeau tells Lametti

Judges need discipline reform, sexual assault training, Trudeau tells Lametti

The letter also foreshadowed Parliament would get more explicit training on the independence of the office of the attorney general

Drug conviction overturned over s. 10(b) Charter breach

Drug conviction overturned over s. 10(b) Charter breach

Ruling shows consistency from Court of Appeal that right to counsel cannot be abridged, says lawyer

Jordan trial delay limits for adults apply to youth criminal trials: SCC

Jordan trial delay limits for adults apply to youth criminal trials: SCC

Young offender has appeal of conviction dismissed, as majority finds that presumptive ceilings under Jordan not breached

SCC restores acquittals of naturopath convicted of unlawful death manslaughter

SCC restores acquittals of naturopath convicted of unlawful death manslaughter

Decision “bittersweet” since naturopathy remains unregulated and its practice illegal in Quebec, says lawyer