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Supreme Court of Canada delivers reasons on mandatory minimum sentencing in R. v. Nur

On Tuesday, April 14, the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in R. v. Nur.  The issue before the Court was the constitutionality of provisions of the Criminal Code which impose mandatory minimum sentences for certain gun crimes.  The Society intervened in this appeal and took the position that the impugned provisions were unconstitutional under Section 7 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

 

Education Programs


Cross-Border Issues for Litigators

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September 16, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Health Law Litigation

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September 23, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

Brown Bag Express

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September 26, 2016

Toronto: The Advocates' Society Education Centre

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CPD ACCREDITATION

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National CPD


Halifax Bench & Bar Series:

Challenging Credibility

October 19, 2016

Halifax: World Trade and Convention Centre

 

News


Court of Appeal for Ontario releases decision in Trinity Western University v. Law Society of Upper Canada

On June 29, 2016, the Court of Appeal for Ontario released its decision in Trinity Western University v. Law Society of Upper Canada ...more

Notice to the Profession: Affidavits for Bail Applications, and Bail and Detention Reviews

For initial bail applications and detention and bail reviews the Criminal Proceedings Rules for the Superior Court of Justice (Ontario), provide for affidavits to be filed along with the material in support of the application two clear days before the application is to be heard...more

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Events


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YASC Pub Night

September 8, 2016

The Hot House Restaurant & Bar, Toronto, ON.


Second Annual Sudbury Trivia Challenge

September 15, 2016

Wacky Wings, Sudbury, ON.


Breakfast Near Tiffany's VI

September 30, 2016

The Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto, ON.

Awards


Award of Justice

The 2015 Award of Justice was presented to Joseph J. Arvay, Q.C., Farris LLP.

 

The 2015 Catzman Award for Professionalism & Civility was presented to Samuel S. Marr, Landy Marr Kats LLP.

 

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