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How much does a DUI lawyer cost in Toronto?

Like the cost of hiring a lawyer in any other criminal case, the cost of defending a DUI case depends on many factors. You can ...
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BUSINESS LAW

Umar Zameer Verdict: Not a technicality but the hallmark of a properly functioning jury system

In July 2021, Detective Constable Jeffrey Northrip died after being struck by Umar Zameer’s vehicle in a public parking lot. Northrup and his partner, both ...
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Little Legal

Other Key Cases and Takeaways

Check out the key takeaways from other important cases in December 2023 and January 2024… (1) R. V. JOHNSTON, 2023 ONCA 808 A conditional sentence ...
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Little Legal

R. v. Williams, 2024 ONCA 69

In July 2020, Mr. Williams was arrested for an alleged domestic assault against his domestic partner. He was released on an Undertaking which included a ...
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Little Legal

R. v. Singh, 2024 ONCA 66

After consuming alcohol, the Appellant was involved in a motor vehicle accident that resulted in the death of the driver and their young child… WHAT ...
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Little Legal

R. v. Rudder, 2023 ONCA 864

Korey Rudder was convicted of five firearm and nine breach offences after a loaded handgun and ammunition were… WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW – There ...
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News

What Is Defined As Child Pornography

The definition of child pornography in Canada is comprehensive and encompasses a wide range of materials and scenarios. It’s essential to understand the breadth of ...
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Criminal Code Offences
Information Blog

Criminal Code Offences

The Criminal Code is a comprehensive legal document that outlines an array of charges that an individual may face. It also integrates various other statutes, ...
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What Does it Mean to be a “Party to an Offence”?

Introduction  Under Canadian criminal law, individuals who facilitate or assist in the execution of a crime are treated as culpable as the person who physically ...
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Edward Prutschi

Peace Bonds in Ontario– What You Should Know?

What is a “peace bond”?  A peace bond is a court order that mandates an individual to maintain peace and exhibit good behaviour for a ...
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Information Blog

Impaired Driving Penalties And Costs In 2023: What You Need To Know (UPDATED)

Impaired driving continues to be a critical issue in Canadian political and legal discourse. As of 2023, Canada’s road network spans almost 900,000 km, longer ...
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Sonya Shikhman

Brampton judge tosses organized crime-linked gambling case over ‘egregious’ 12-day wait for bail hearing

https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/brampton-judge-tosses-organized-crime-linked-gambling-case-over-egregious-12-day-wait-for-bail/article_6f015e18-4b5c-5d4b-a5fe-c396e45d2f64.html
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BUSINESS LAW

Understanding Your Rights: A Guide for Criminal Defendants in Toronto

The Canadian justice system affords criminal defendants with several rights. If you have been charged with a criminal offence, you should be aware of these ...
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Information Blog

The Top 5 Things to Know About Bail Hearings in Toronto

1. Pursuant to s. 515 of the Criminal Code, in most cases, you are presumed to be releasable unless the Crown can convince the Court ...
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Information Blog

Inmate Deaths

In January 2023, the Ontario Chief Coroner’s Expert Panel on Deaths in Provincial Custody released a report entitled ‘An Obligation to Prevent: Report from the ...
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What does a criminal lawyer do?

A criminal lawyer is involved during all phases of a criminal case- from the arrest to the last day of the trial. The lawyer is ...
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Criminal Defence Lawyer Toronto

Questions to ask your lawyer about your criminal case

What is your experience with cases like mine? Because of the serious consequences of a criminal conviction, it is important to know that your lawyer ...
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News

Sexual Assault Lawyers Explain Canadian Definition

In the wake of the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements, more people are wondering what exactly sexual assault is. What is considered sexual assault has ...
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