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Supreme Court gives cops the power to ignore your right to keep your mouth shut Read more

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Harper’s crime package takes its cue from right-wing number fudgers, but lefties like Moore distort reality, too Read more

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Defence lawyers advise their clients against testifying Read more

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Naive Supreme Court keeps giving cops more search powers they can abuse Read more

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But snooty lawyers are bullying their way out of favour Read more

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An insult to the Queen could land you in jail Read more

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Problem isn’t tasers but kid-gloving of taser-happy cops Read more

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We should consider jailing more celebs if we want to develop sound justice policies Read more

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Time for greying potheads to come out of the closet and back anti-prohibition battle Read more

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The mentally unwell do not commit crimes - they just trigger the occasional tragedy Read more

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Why I’m taking on arbitrary laws that allow prostitution while leaving sex workers under daily threat Read more

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Why are the courts protecting their own from prosecution for egregious errors? Read more

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Compensation program born of compassion stuck in a bureaucratic avalanche of “rulitis” Read more

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Cops will go to elaborate lengths to wring confessions, even bogus ones, out of suspects Read more

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Little Sister’s censorship fiasco shows why it’s hard to get excited about highest court Read more

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Obsession with punishing petty crimes, not the Charter, is what’s clogging the courts Read more

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It's time for lawyers to butt out of bitter family battles and send for the healing pros Read more

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Swappers may have won in court, but that hasn't made T.O. a swinging city Read more

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Regardless of law, jurors aren’t likely to jail med weed users Read more

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Court's refusal to monitor urine of sloshed criminals sets stage for repeat offences Read more

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