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What are the Potential Sentences for a...

A domestic assault conviction carries serious consequences. Domestic Assault Charges  In our experience as Toronto Criminal Defence Lawyers, domestic assault charges are very common. Domestic assault charges are so common that there are, in fact, specialized courts that address criminal offences stemming from domestic violence incidents. These domestic matters are held together on specific days at specific times at Domestic Courts in downtown Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area.  Specialized Domestic Courts: Old City Hall- Domestic court every Monday and Wednesday at 2pm in courtroom 114 College Park-Domestic court Every Friday at 10am and 2pm in courtroom 505 2201 Finch Domestic Court every Monday and Wednesday at 2pm in courtroom 202 Newmarket- Domestic Court every Tuesday at 9:30 am in courtroom 102 What are the Potential Consequences of a Domestic Assault Conviction?  A finding of guilt for a domestic assault charge has serious repercussions for the…

19 May 2016

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18 May 2016

Driskell spent 12 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit. In 1991 Canadian James Patrick Driskell, was wrongfully convicted for the first-degree murder of his friend Perry Harder. Driskell…

Is it a Crime to fake your own death in...

17 May 2016

Psuedocide is legal in Canada.  It is not a crime to fake your own death is in Canada.  What is psuedocide? Psuedocide refers to the phenomenon of someone faking his…

What is Sexual Consent?

12 May 2016

without clear consent sexual activity is sexual assault. Sexual consent is sexual behaviour that both parties consent to. While this may seem like an unequivocally  clear…

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11 May 2016

Steven Truscott was sentenced to be hanged at only 14 yrs old. Canadian teenager, Steven Truscott was wrongfully convicted of the rape and murder of his…

Is it Crime to Burn the Canadian Flag?

10 May 2016

  It is legal to burn the Canadian flag. It is legal to burn the Canadian Flag, in Canada. The Canadian flag may be a symbol…

What is the Difference Between Criminal...

6 May 2016

What are Criminal Offences?   Different offences carry different consequences In the Canadian legal system, there are offences legislated under the Criminal Code of Canada and…