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September 22, 2022

Misconceptions About Sexual Assault Charges In Canada

In a world where facts are hard to distinguish in a pool of fallacies, it is no surprise that our society has more faith in the wrong information than in the right. In this regard, one of the most frequently misunderstood and misinterpreted topics is sexual assault. Fairly speaking, society is not to blame alone … Continue reading “Misconceptions About Sexual Assault Charges In Canada”

September 15, 2022

Uttering Threats In Alberta – Laws And Consequences

Uttering threats is a common occurrence in every society. From school fights to workplace discrepancies and domestic clashes, threats make a way into every heated conversation in one way or the other. However, when uttering such threats, people rarely mean what they say. For instance, if your spouse angrily tells you that they will kill … Continue reading “Uttering Threats In Alberta – Laws And Consequences”

September 8, 2022

Sexual Assault And The Law Of Consent In Alberta

Consent for sexual activity is perhaps the most misunderstood and debated aspect of relationships or temporary sexual engagements. Perhaps one of the major reasons behind such misunderstandings is the false yet widely believed portrayal of a romantic moment in a movie, novel, or through any other media. Despite the detailed discussions in Sections 271, 272, … Continue reading “Sexual Assault And The Law Of Consent In Alberta”

August 26, 2022

The Dreadful Outcomes Of Being On The Sex Offender Registry

Like any other civilized society, Canada has strict laws and penalties in place to discourage the prevalence of sexual assault and related offences. In this respect, the Criminal Code of Canada makes an effort to go beyond the standard definition of rape by classifying a wide range of behaviors, including words, as sexual assault. Even … Continue reading “The Dreadful Outcomes Of Being On The Sex Offender Registry”

August 22, 2022

Date Rape Allegations And Their Consequences In Alberta

Although teens and university students regard this matter as ‘fun’ and a source of entertainment, the legal consequences of date rape can destroy your academics, career, social interactions, and your whole life. Unlike the widespread misconception amongst youngsters, no one should ever take ‘spiking a friend’s drink’ as a light matter. Such an act may … Continue reading “Date Rape Allegations And Their Consequences In Alberta”

August 18, 2022

Unlawful Search, Detention, And Arrest In Alberta

There is no denying that the Canadian police are endowed with an unfathomably vast amount of authority. However, this power results from the highly sensitive and crucial law enforcement duties that rest upon their shoulders. The police have a responsibility to ensure that society is disciplined and that the action of one individual does not … Continue reading “Unlawful Search, Detention, And Arrest In Alberta”

August 11, 2022

Failure To Appear In Court In Alberta – Laws And Consequences

Failure to appear for court proceedings is a common occurrence. From severe health conditions to apparent practical inability to reach the courtroom, there could be various reasons that prevent an individual from appearing in court. Through our years of service as criminal defence lawyers in Edmonton, we have noticed that court appearances are sometimes disregarded … Continue reading “Failure To Appear In Court In Alberta – Laws And Consequences”

August 4, 2022

Are You Facing A Drug Offence Charge In Alberta?

Being charged with any kind of drug offence has serious implications for the accused not only in Alberta but worldwide. From a minor fine to life in prison and a permanently tainted criminal record, a conviction in this regard can completely ruin your academic aspirations, travel goals, immigration status, professional prospects, family relations, and social … Continue reading “Are You Facing A Drug Offence Charge In Alberta?”

July 28, 2022

What Are Your Rights As A Suspect During A Criminal Investigation?

Getting arrested and facing a criminal charge can be quite difficult, especially if you believe you have not done anything illegal. All those visits to court and no knowledge of your rights can put you in a difficult position which may cause you stress and worry. Legal Help or a criminal defence lawyer in such … Continue reading “What Are Your Rights As A Suspect During A Criminal Investigation?”

July 21, 2022

The Rules Of Evidence In Canadian Law – 911 Recordings

What you consider concrete evidence may be unreliable and baseless proof in the eyes of the law. Most people fail to understand that what they consider evidence sometimes has no value in court. In short, legal logic is highly different from widely accepted beliefs and perceptions. Why? Because as a person, you may believe whatever … Continue reading “The Rules Of Evidence In Canadian Law – 911 Recordings”

July 14, 2022

Can You Get Your Bail Money Back In Canada?

According to Canadian Criminal Law, Bail refers to the temporary release of a person who is charged with a criminal offense. The release is given to a person charged with the offense before he/she is tried in court and is given a sentence. Whenever a person is charged with a criminal offense in Canada, he/she … Continue reading “Can You Get Your Bail Money Back In Canada?”

July 7, 2022

Assault Charges In Canada – A Comprehensive Overview

Despite Canada’s strict regulations and severe fines and penalties, assault is one of the most widespread violent crimes reported throughout the country. While most people have the misconception that domestic, sexual, and other types of violent assaults are a thing in third-world countries, their existence and prevalence in emerging and developed economies can not be … Continue reading “Assault Charges In Canada – A Comprehensive Overview”

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