Monthly Archives: March 2017

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

Hockey goalie jailed for on-ice assault

Todd Ball, 38, of Fort Erie, was sentenced to serve 30 days on weekends and one-year of probation for assault causing bodily harm by Judge Tory Colvin Wednesday.

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

Mexican man off the hook in sexual assault case after judge finds no ‘carnal intent’

The elite offspring of a wealthy Mexican businessman is off the hook for an alleged sexual assault after a judge ruled this week he didn’t enjoy the act.

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

Overview of Scotus Nominee Neil Gorsuch’s Background and Record

On January 31, 2017, President Donald Trump nominated Judge Neil M. Gorsuch of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit to the United States Supreme Court.

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

Six teens in Nova Scotia plead guilty to sharing intimate images of high school girls

HALIFAX—Six male teenagers in Nova Scotia pleaded guilty Wednesday to sharing intimate images of high school girls without their consent, concluding one of Canada’s largest prosecutions involving a relatively untested but high-profile law.

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

Dylann Roof’s friend gets 27 months for failing to report crime, lying to FBI

The only person with whom Dylann Roof shared his racist plot to massacre worshippers at a historically black South Carolina church was sentenced March 21 to 27 months in prison.

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

How an ‘invented’ Supreme Court ruling has rocked the Canadian justice system

The Supreme Court of Canada’s decision to put time limits on criminal trials has angered victims and left lawyers and politicians scrambling.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Mar 17 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Federal prosecutors defend use of cruel, unusual punishment

Federal prosecutors are arguing that cruel and unusual punishment can be justified in some circumstances as they defend a Conservative-era law that imposes a financial penalty on all convicted criminals, no matter how poor.

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