Robin McKechney, Author at LawNow Magazine
Robin McKechney

About Robin McKechney

Robin McKechney is a partner at Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc. He has conducted numerous jury and judge-alone trials. He is also an adjunct professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, where he teaches the law of evidence.

Transparency Around Jurors and Verdicts Would Help Trial Fairness

To many observers, the verdict in the Gerald Stanley trial was wholly unsatisfactory. From the outside, an acquittal in the shooting death of the 22-year-old Cree man Colten Boushie seemed unthinkable: he had been shot in the back of the head, while sitting unarmed in a vehicle. The trial became a referendum on the justice […]

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Robin McKechney
Robin McKechney
Robin McKechney is a partner at Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc. He has conducted numerous jury and judge-alone trials. He is also an adjunct professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, where he teaches the law of evidence.
 

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