January 21, 2021
What Is A Dangerous Driving Charge In Canada?
In Canada a dangerous driving is a charge you can receive when law enforcement authorities find you operating a motor vehicle, a seagoing vessel, aircraft or railway equipment in a way that is dangerous to the general public. Essential Considerations For Successful Conviction The Crown Prosecutor must prove each of the following elements beyond a … Continue reading “What Is A Dangerous Driving Charge In Canada?”
January 14, 2021
How To Beat An Arrest Warrant In Canada
In Canada, a warrant for a person’s arrest never expires. You must know that if an arrest warrant has been issued against you, it won’t go away with time. Your arrest warrant remains intact until you deal with your legal matter or face the police and get arrested. You cannot make your arrest warrant go … Continue reading “How To Beat An Arrest Warrant In Canada”
January 7, 2021
What Should I Do When I Get Arrested In Canada?
Being arrested is increasingly stressful, especially if you haven’t perpetrated any crime. The situation can go from bad to worse if you don’t behave properly. You must know vital things, like how you should act, what you can do and what you cannot do during custody. Anything you say or do could potentially harm your … Continue reading “What Should I Do When I Get Arrested In Canada?”
December 17, 2020
What Are The Defences To Criminal Harassment Charges In Canada?
In Canada, criminal harassment is an unlawful act of bothering a victim in a way that leaves the victim reasonably fearful for their safety. This can include communicating with the victim repeatedly, such as making unwanted phone calls or sending offending emails and text messages. Stalking or following someone, resulting in the victim to fear … Continue reading “What Are The Defences To Criminal Harassment Charges In Canada?”
December 10, 2020
Tips To Find The Best DUI Defence Lawyer
Hiring a credible impaired driving defence attorney is one of the most vital decisions to make for the successful defence of your legal matter when you’re charged with a DUI offence or Over 80. However, finding the most reliable DUI defence lawyer near you can be quite challenging. It would help if you found a … Continue reading “Tips To Find The Best DUI Defence Lawyer”
December 3, 2020
How Can I Get Into The Alternative Measures Program?
Individuals charged with minor criminal offences can be eligible for the Alternative Measures Program AMP during their first court appearance. A Crown Prosecutor can review the file and determine if a specific legal matter is appropriate to be diverted to AMP. Suppose you wish to resolve your criminal charges by completing this program. While many … Continue reading “How Can I Get Into The Alternative Measures Program?”
November 25, 2020
Things You Should Know About The Alternative Measures Program
A criminal offence charge can bring a lot of anxiety and stress into your life. This may include prolonged court processes, possible monetary fines, jail time, and a criminal record in the case that the Crown Prosecutor can prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you had committed a crime. Nonetheless, there’s a diversion program, known … Continue reading “Things You Should Know About The Alternative Measures Program”
November 18, 2020
Essential Things To Consider When On Trial In Canada
In Canada, the constitution provides every Candian citizen with a right to silence, which guarantees that you won’t be required to take the stand in your trial. However, you’re free to testify in your defence if you want. There are specific circumstances in which you may need to take the stand to advance a certain … Continue reading “Essential Things To Consider When On Trial In Canada”
November 11, 2020
When Can The Police Arrest You In Canada?
In Canada, if you get arrested and are under detention, you have the right to counsel without delay as per Section 10(b) of the Candian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. The primary purpose of this provision is to provide you with an opportunity to get legal advice about your criminal charge defence. In Canada, law … Continue reading “When Can The Police Arrest You In Canada?”
November 4, 2020
Things You Should Know About Curative Discharge In Canada
A curative discharge is a particular discharge type granted to individuals charged with driving over .08 or impaired driving and require remedial treatment. This specific kind of release isn’t a get-out-of-jail-free card. It is reserved for people who need curative treatment due to their alcohol addiction. As per Section 255(1) of the Canadian Criminal Code, … Continue reading “Things You Should Know About Curative Discharge In Canada”
October 28, 2020
Things You Should Know About Making A Citizen’s Arrest In Canada
Section 494 of the Canadian Criminal Code permits ordinary citizens to arrest anyone who is or have committed a criminal act. Nonetheless, there are certain limitations on a citizen’s ability to make an arrest. If possible, you should first report an ongoing or already done crime to the authorities instead of taking matters into your … Continue reading “Things You Should Know About Making A Citizen’s Arrest In Canada”
October 21, 2020
Common Defences To A Firearm Charge In Canada
The best possible defence to your firearm offence-related charge primarily depends on the nature of the weapon you were using, and also on the specific circumstance of your criminal case. Nonetheless, some common defences, if you are charged with a firearm offence in Canada, are: Meeting Expected Standard Of Care In Firearm Use Offence Usually, … Continue reading “Common Defences To A Firearm Charge In Canada”
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