Monthly Archives: July 2015

Slim’s Criminal Law News July 31 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

India protests against death penalty

Death penalty is not a deterrent, abolish it

Yakub Memon has been hanged on his birthday after due process of law and after being in jail for 21 years.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 30 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Big news in Canadian Criminal Law – Can women go topless in public?

Bare facts about Sask. topless laws

Three Ontario sisters are preparing to bare it all this weekend in a topless rally as they fight to bring awareness to the right of women to go shirtless in the province.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 29 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Serious punishment for white collar crime.

Gary Sorenson and Milowe Brost get 12 years in prison for Ponzi scheme

Gary Sorenson and Milowe Brost were sentenced to 12 years in prison on Tuesday for what is billed as one of the largest Ponzi schemes in Canadian history.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 28 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Google’s new strategy against revenge porn

Google Revenge Porn Policy Makes It Almost Go Away

NEW YORK (WOMENSENEWS)–Carrie A. Goldberg is happy about Google’s announcement that it will help victims of revenge porn remove harmful images.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 27 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

The danger of being black in the USA

Why America Needs Federal Legislation Protecting Black Citizens From Aggressive Law Enforcement Tactics

With the dash-cam video of Sandra Bland being forcibly removed out of her car, simply because she refused to put out a cigarette, some context is needed in regards to similar tragedies spanning from Rodney King and Trayvon Martin to Eric Garner and John Crawford.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 25 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Facebook meets criminal law

Your Facebook Photos Are Fair Game for Prosecutors

(NASDAQ:FB) has been instructed by the court that it has no power to overturn search warrants and subpoenas issued by the US government agencies.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 24 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Even the UN is concerned about our Ant-Terrorism Law

Canada’s sweeping anti-terror law worries UN

A United Nations human rights body raised concerns Thursday about Canada’s new anti-terror legislation, saying it could run afoul of international human rights standards.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 22 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

The first court challenge to Canada’s new Anti-Terrorism Act

Charter challenge mounted against Bill C-51

Toronto (22 July 21 2015) — The Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) and Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) are initiating a Charter challenge against key sections of Bill C-51, the Anti-terrorism Act, 2015.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 15 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Ontario top court firmly rejects “cultural differences” as mitigating factor on sentencing

‘Cultural gap’ no excuse for wife rapist, child beater from Iran: Court

TORONTO — An Iranian immigrant who regularly raped his wife and beat his children during their 16-year marriage is going back to jail after Ontario’s top court on Wednesday increased his sentence.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News July 14 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Senate lambasted for its anti-terrorism ideas

Senate report leaves bitter taste with Canadian Muslims

Reading this week’s Senate interim report on countering terrorism was spit-out-your-cereal unbelievable.

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