Monthly Archives: March 2016

Slim’s Criminal Law News Mar 21 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Gun dealers who sell to criminals can be liable to shooting victims: new ruling

(Reuters) – An Indiana state law immunizing gun manufacturers and dealers from lawsuits by victims of illegal shootings does not offer blanket protection for defendants that put weapons in the hands of criminals, according to a March 17 opinion by an intermediate state appeals court.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Mar 20 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Sarah Leamon: Canadians have a legal right to defend themselves, but only if their actions are reasonable

Self-defence is a facet of the law that is widely referenced, but how well do we actually understand it? What are your rights when defending yourself or someone else?

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Mar 13 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Canada’s newest sex offenders

On March 1, a 29-year-old indigenous woman in Manitoba was sentenced to prison for the crime of aggravated sexual assault.

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