What is the Right to Silence and When Can it Be Used?

The right to silence is protected under section 7 and section 11(c) of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. It is meant to provide the accused the freedom to avoid implicating himself in criminal proceedings. That means that only statements made voluntarily to police at the time of arrest are permitted as evidence in [...]

By |2023-03-30T09:18:14-07:00December 23rd, 2019|Blogs|0 Comments

What Happens if Charged with Sexual Assault

Sexual assault consists of any sexual contact that takes place without the consent of the people involved. It ranges from nonconsensual touching to rape and can take place anywhere. It is illegal to force sexual contact on another person regardless if it is in a private home, or a public place. All sexual acts that [...]

By |2023-03-21T10:42:21-07:00December 12th, 2019|Sex Crimes|0 Comments


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