Understanding the job of a Calgary criminal defence lawyer is easier said than done. The law is a complex animal, and the rules and procedures in place for the Calgary...Read More
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Impaired driving charges or DUIs remain one of the most common offences in the Calgary area, with more than a thousand DUI charges brought each year just by the Calgary Police.Read More
A local Calgary retailer thinks it's caught a criminal and decided to play detective and prosecutor all at once.Read More
Last week, Nebraska's legislature passed a law abolishing the death penalty, overriding a veto by the governor of that state and ensuring that the ten people currently on "death row"...Read More
Canada has not executed a prisoner for over fifty years, and the death penalty has been abolished for almost all crimes in Canada since 1976 (with the last few remaining...Read More
Most people in Calgary will go their entire lives without being accused of a real crime, not counting minor traffic infractions.Read More
Bill C-51, the controversial "anti-terror" legislation that many Calgarians and Canadians see as a severe encroachment on the privacy and civil liberties of the nation's citizens and guests, recently passed...Read More
Having recently passed the House of Commons by a huge margin, the innocuous-sounding Bill C-51 seems almost guaranteed to be voted into law, and the result could be the diminishment...Read More
In an article posted last week, I explained the basic differences between a Calgary DUI charge resulting in administrative penalties, and the more serious criminal penalties that cam come with...Read More
This article provided a brief overview of the difference between administrative and criminal DUI charges and penalties in Calgary.Read More