Legal Aid Ontario aims to provide low-income citizens with access to legal representation. But it also seems determined to exploit the very lawyers it depends on: Lawyer and article author.
Ontario's Rental Housing Enforcement Unit (formerly called Investigation and Enforcement Unit) is a regulatory entity in the residential rental tenancies sector in Ontario.
It's not known exactly how many cases were adjudicated incorrectly but there could be dozens of survivors now entitled to another Independent Assessment Process.
The right against self-incrimination cannot be violated, despite police chiefs' legislative request, say the authors of this Toronto Star opinion piece.
"To equate not disclosing one's HIV status with the traditional understanding of aggravated sexual assault, we don't think is fair:" Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network spokesperson.
In response to complaints of poor working and living conditions, federal officials investigated Obeid Farms in Vanessa, Ont., where they concluded that 20 TFWs were consistently working 7 days a week.
The Liberal government is studying the idea of building some wiggle room into the controversial convention of mandatory minimum sentences to avoid unduly harsh penalties in cases that don't warrant them.
Families of police shooting victims will continue to have to pay for their own legal representation at inquests, despite pleas from supporters.
Jobless, car-less and afraid to call for help: two people with epilepsy say police screwed up arrests
Should people suffering from seizures and their aftermath be held criminally responsible for prohibited acts?
When: Tuesday, August 30, 2016, 1:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Where: Peterborough Lions Community Centre, 347 Burnham Street, Peterborough
A workshop presented by CLEO to help you help your clients when they face a legal issue.