Yearly Archives: 2020

/2020

Is a DUI a Criminal Offence in Canada?

September 28th, 2020|Driving Offences|

To most, much of the law is a mystery.  If a person were to receive a prohibition from the police, for example, they might think it was the same thing [...]

What Shows Up on a Criminal Record Check in Canada?

August 13th, 2020|Blogs|

Businesses and countries have slowly begun to open up to welcome people back after the first several months of COVID-19. Travel is now permitted in many cases, but still discouraged. [...]

When Can You Be Charged for Having Drugs in Your System?

July 17th, 2020|Drug Offences|

For the average person, law is a complex web of situations, tricky wording, fine print. Crimes that involve illegal drugs or controlled substances are no different. In fact, many people [...]

How to Deal with False Domestic Violence Charges

June 25th, 2020|Blogs|

It’s not unheard of for a partner or spouse to lie about being the victim of domestic violence. A Sicotte & Sandhu Criminal Defence lawyer can help you fight for [...]

How to Find the Best Criminal Defence Lawyer

May 29th, 2020|Blogs|

When you are charged with a crime, you want a criminal defence lawyer that knows the law inside and out and can understand your unique circumstances. It is important to [...]

Workplace Harassment Still Present during COVID-19

May 15th, 2020|Blogs|

As employees continue to work remotely because of the COVID-19 lockdown, upper management may not be aware that different forms of workplace harassment are occurring. While employees are no longer [...]

Tension Runs High over Hand Sanitizer

April 16th, 2020|Other Crimes|

Around the world, people have been stockpiling supplies and caused a shortage of everyday essentials, from toilet paper and hand sanitizer to bread and baking powder. The idea of quarantining [...]

COVID-19 Lockdown: Isolation and Domestic Abuse

April 1st, 2020|Blogs|

In many places around Canada, it is now the third week of social distancing and self-quarantining. And it’s getting to people. Luckily, most of us are not in solitary confinement. [...]

A Possible Connection between Vaping and COVID-19

March 25th, 2020|Blogs|

Have you noticed that Youtube commercial right before clicking Skip Ad? It shows a group of teens sitting around, with one boy tempting another to start vaping. It’s a message [...]

Can You Get a DUI on a Bicycle?

February 7th, 2020|Blogs|

In these times, many individuals are unable to work, leaving them with lots of free time. For some, time spent with family has seen a significant uptick. For others, COVID [...]