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Perhaps more than any other area of the law, criminal law is constantly evolving.
New laws abound as the government focuses on crime. Are they all necessary?
Peter Bowal and Nicole Romanow
Could counseling a crime collide with the Charter right to freedom of expression?
Stephen Da Cambra
Your past might haunt your future travel plans if you don’t plan ahead.
Peter Bowal, Sean Callbeck and Brian Lines
In certain circumstances, judges can use their discretion to allow an offender to avoid a criminal record.
When assessing the state of the criminal law in Canada, it is useful to look at some basic facts about how our criminal justice system works.
Peter Bowal and Alexandra Brunet
There are lots of laws at both the federal and provincial level to help prevent Canadians from being fooled by contests and prizes.
In Canada, Lady Luck Spurns the Taxman!
One disillusioned consumer pursued his sweepstakes grand prize all the way to the Supreme Court of Canada.
Human Rights Law
Peter Bowal, Kymbat Yermekbayeva and Joshua Beckie
Landlord and Tenant Law
A Famous Case Revisited
Peter Bowal, Ivan Via and Joshua Beckie
Law and Literature