Criminal justice / justice criminelle


Supreme Court Finds that Police “Drug Recognition Expert” Evidence Does Not Require a Voir Dire Hearing

Background Bingley, the appellant, was observed driving erratically by police. He was apprehended by a police officer who suspected that he was impaired and conducted a roadside screening device test, which Bingley passed. The officer…

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N.W.T RCMP Respond to Unfounded with Training and New Policies

Data published in the Globe and Mail indicated that around thirty percent of sexual assault allegations were declared unfounded in the Northwest Territories.  Northwest Territories’ rate is higher than the national average of nineteen percent….


La liberté de pensée, de conscience et de religion, réalité ou illusion ?

Article9 de la convention européenne sur les droits de l’homme. “1.  Toute personne a droit à la liberté de pensée, de conscience et de religion ; ce droit implique la liberté de changer de religion ou…

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Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Urges United States to Rescind Executive Order

The Inter-American Commission on Human rights issued a statement yesterday expressing ‘deep concern’ regarding President Trump’s executive orders on “Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements” and “Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United…