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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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Calvin Barry Discusses the Landmark Impaired Canoeing Case on CBC Radio

Calvin Barry was recently interviewed by Rita Celli regarding the recent conviction of an Ontario man for impaired operation of a canoe, which resulted in the death of an 8 year old boy. Police laid four charges against Sillars: impaired operation of a vessel causing death, operating a vessel with more than 80 mg of …

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Can I Win a Drinking and Driving Charge or a DUI Charge if I Blew Over the Legal Limit?

Most people who blow over the legal limit immediately feel guilty of a DUI not knowing that devices can malfunction or show that they’re heavily intoxicated when they are really not. This can some persons to mistakenly admit guilt or plead guilty when the truth is, there was no strong basis for a DUI charge …

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