Criminal Justice is achieved through the dedicated effort of many players and it must protect all who come in contact with it.
Volume 41-2 Nov/Dec 2016
Table of Contents
Featured Articles: Criminal Justice
The Law of Sexual Assault in Canada
The law of sexual assault in Canada covers a wide range of situations and an infinite variation factors.
Understanding the Criminal Trial Process
The criminal trial process is centered on preventing the tragedy of locking up an innocent person.
Solitary Confinement: “Abandon Every Hope, Ye who Enter”
The United Nations has singled out for condemnation Canada’s use of solitary confinement. It is time that as a nation, we acted.
Looking at Mental Health Courts: Should Alberta Pursue Them?
Nicole Trach and Dr. Austin Mardon
Accused persons with mental illness could benefit from alternatives to the traditional criminal justice system.
Legalizing Marijuana Use in Canada: Some Concerns
The federal government has lots of issues to consider as it approaches this important change to Canadian law.
Special Report: The Law in Challenging Economic Times
Legal Responses to the Financial Crisis of 2008 in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States
If there is anything that swells the size of a statute book, it’s a financial crisis! Here is a look at how three countries reacted.
How the Economy Influences Bankruptcy and Vice Versa
We know that insolvency rates will rise following an economic downturn and increased unemployment.
Paying Other People’s Taxes
Directors of companies, whether profit, or non-profit, should know that the Canada Revenue Agency can collect GST/HST and other source deduction arrears from them in some circumstances.
Business Succession Planning is an Investment in the Future
It is precisely when economic times are challenging that business owners should think about succession planning.
Bankrupcty, Insolvency and Receivership
Here is a short description of the differences between Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Receivership.
New Resources at CPLEA
Obtaining Evidence in High Conflict Parenting Disputes – Part 2
Human Rights Law
Genetic Discrimination is being Addressed in CAnadian Human Rights Law
Landlord and Tenant Law
Here are Some Things to Consider Before You Host your Holiday Party
A Political Activities Update for Charities
When Sexism Hits the Fan: how Female Defence Counsel are Put On Trial Because of their Gender
Law and Literature
Stalin the Magician