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Superior Court of Justice upholds the trial judge’s acquittal and dismisses the Crown appeal

Calvin Barry Professional Corporation lawyer Ahmad Karzai successfully defends appeal by the crown regarding the dismissal of charges against Claudia Flores. Here is an overview: The judge decided that the respondent’s s. 8 rights were violated by a warrantless search of the house. The judge also decided that the Charter breach was sufficiently connected to …

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Best Ways to React When Arrested for Impaired Driving in Toronto or the GTA

Most people do not have any idea what to do if they have been pulled over or arrested for impaired driving. It is also difficult to think about what actions are the best when you’re scared, confused, worried, or in shock over getting arrested for impaired driving. Below are some suggestions by an impaired driving …

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Has There Been an Increase in DUI and Other Criminal Activity During COVID-19?

It can’t be ignored that despite stay at home orders and rising cases of COVID-19, crime and DUI remained about the same, if not more. Businesses and individuals both local and elsewhere are feeling the effects of a slower economy, but law enforcement may be seeing an increase in some criminal activity. Has Crime Changed? …

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Why Hire a Lawyer When Facing Charges of Domestic Violence and Domestic Abuse?

Charges of domestic violence and domestic abuse are treated with zero-tolerance Crown policies in Ontario. With the stigma and assumptions faced by those accused of domestic violence or domestic abuse, it is best to be fully informed before making key decisions on how to proceed. A small step can lead to a big mistake, which …

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