Monthly Archives: September 2017

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

Google’s ability to defeat court bans ‘horrifying for victims’: defence counsel

A leading Ottawa defence lawyer says the ability of Google’s search engine to thwart court-ordered publication bans has profound implications for the criminal justice system.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Sept 16 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Charter rights are ignored in military justice system

THE CHARTER makes no exceptions for Canada’s armed forces and our military personnel do not lose their rights as they take the Oath of Allegiance. But military personnel tried by summary trials are subjected to a modern version of medieval justice. They are denied the most basic and important rights the Charter guarantees to all Canadians.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Sept 7 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

New murder trial ordered for ex-soldier after charge stayed over court delays

TORONTO – Ontario’s top court has ordered a new murder trial for an ex-soldier who walked free because his case took too long to be heard.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News Sept 6 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

N.S. teens charged in naked photo ring case handed conditional discharges

BRIDGEWATER, N.S. — Six young Nova Scotia men who admitted to exchanging intimate images of at least 20 girls without their consent have been handed conditional discharges.

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