#wrongfullyconvictedwednesday Clayton Johnson

Clayton Johnson was wrongfully convicted of murdering his wife. On the morning of  February 20, 1989his wife, Janice, fell down a flight of stairs, hit her head, and lost consciousness. This occurred while Clayton was out of the house on his way to work. Janice’s body...

Is it Crime to be Intoxicated in Public Place?

      You could be charged for public intoxication with both provincial and federal law. Under section 175 of the Criminal Code it is a criminal offence for a person who is not in a private home to cause disturbance by being drunk in or close to a public...

What is the Sex Offender Registry?

  The National Sexual Offender Information Registry is a national database that contains the identity, location and other information of those found guilty of certain sex-related criminal offences in Canada. Since 2004, with the passing of The Sexual Information...

Is it Crime to Download Movies in Canada?

  A copyright owner has the exclusive rights under the Copyright Act to communicate the work to the public. Unauthorized copying or distribution of copyrighted material is prohibited under the Copyright Act. Therefore, downloading infringing copies of...
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