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Understanding the Right to Defend Yourself

Self-defence is not about fighting back. Learn what Canada’s law really means when we talk about defending ourselves against others here!

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Manslaughter Charges: Criminal Negligence or Unlawful Act?

As an indictable offence that can incur a lengthy jail time, a manslaughter charge is an incredibly difficult challenge to defend. With limited evidence and a deceased person connected to them, the accused faces a significant battle in trying to demonstrate…

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Why Domestic Abuse Charges are Unique in Ontario

Domestic violence is a delicate issue that often involves both the federal and provincial governments. Learn what makes domestic abuse charges different in Ontario here.

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Why You Should Not Drink in a Parked Car

Learn what the law says about driving in a parked car and its legal consequences in Canada here.

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Understanding Bail in Canada

Looking to help a loved one be released from custody? Learn what the law in Canada means by bail and how it is granted here.

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Self Defence Laws in Canada: Myth vs Reality

Although laws are in place to protect Canadians, they can sometimes be ambiguous and difficult to understand. This is especially true when it comes to self-defence, where the law is intentionally vague in how and when Canadians should use force to defend…

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Young Offender: Understanding Your Child's Rights

A young offender charge is a serious and upsetting moment in a child’s life, find out what rights they have and how a criminal lawyer can help defend you.

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5 Reasons People Are Getting Charged with Impaired Driving

Unsure why you might be charged with Impaired Driving? What The Law breaks down five reasons that might make you a danger on Ontario’s roads.

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Ontario’s Criminal Courts Reopening During COVID-19

With courthouses across Ontario now reopening, find out how this will affect your case and how you can get free legal assistance here.

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Is Canada’s Justice System Really Colour-Blind?

Does Canada have a truly equal society? Read our latest post to find out why some Canadians might face unfair discrimination both in public and in court.

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