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May 27, 2024

In Canada, the Criminal Code of Canada and associated acts, such as the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, divide criminal offences into three categories: “summary,” “indictable,” and “hybrid“. Knowing the difference between these categories is essential to understanding the potential consequences if you or a loved one has been charged with a criminal offence. This… Continue reading Summary vs Indictable Offences: The Differences

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May 8, 2024

While several types of judicial authorization can be issued, the most common type is the search warrant.  A search warrant is a written order issued by a judge or justice of the peace giving the police the authority to perform a search at a specific location, to look for particular items and take into custody… Continue reading What To Do When a Search Warrant Is Executed?

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April 30, 2024

What if you didn’t commit the crime you’re being accused of?  Assault is a very serious allegation, and a conviction could have wide-reaching consequences. These consequences go beyond being convicted and potentially facing prison time. A criminal record can severely impact your chances to keep or secure employment or travel, and we’re not even talking… Continue reading How to Win an Assault Charge in Ontario

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March 21, 2024

In criminal law, the principle of entrapment is invoked when there is reason to believe a law enforcement officer encouraged or induced an individual into committing a crime they would otherwise not have committed or would have been unlikely to commit.   What Is Entrapment? Entrapment is a legal remedy to criminal charges when the police… Continue reading What Is Entrapment in Criminal Law?

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March 20, 2024

Voyeurism is a term used to describe the criminal offence of observing others when they are undressing, naked or engaged in sexual activity without their consent. It typically involves covertly watching individuals unaware that they are being observed, often in private settings such as their homes or other intimate spaces where they can expect a… Continue reading Understanding Voyeurism Charges in Canada

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January 19, 2024

In recent years, an increase in drug-impaired driving incidents has prompted heightened attention from law enforcement agencies, policymakers, and the general public across Canada. As a result, the laws surrounding drug-impaired driving have become stricter, resulting in severe penalties for those convicted. Navigating the legal implications of drug-impaired driving charges is a critical endeavour. Individuals… Continue reading Drug-Impaired Driving: Legal Implications And Defence Strategies

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January 12, 2024

Being accused of driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious matter, but when it comes to repeat offenders, the stakes are significantly higher. Unlike first-time cases, repeat offences carry more severe consequences and legal complexities. Understanding these nuances is essential, and this blog will shed light on the distinctive challenges faced by individuals dealing… Continue reading Repeat Offenders And DUI Charges: Tailored Defence Approaches

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January 5, 2024

There is no doubt that facing an allegation of DUI is serious, with potentially significant legal and financial consequences. Whether it’s the looming threat of license suspension or the stark hike in insurance rates, the fallout from a single poor decision can be both immediate and long-lasting. Navigating this intricate maze requires more than just… Continue reading The Impact Of Impaired Driving On License Suspensions And Insurance Rates

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December 20, 2023

Navigating the intricate legal landscape of drug-related charges requires a keen understanding of the nuances involved in bail hearings. These hearings play a pivotal role in determining a defendant’s temporary release or continued detention during legal proceedings. In Toronto, where legal complexities abound, having the expertise of a seasoned drug lawyer becomes not just an… Continue reading Navigating Bail Hearings In Drug Cases with Fedorowicz Law

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December 15, 2023

In the world of legal challenges tied to drug cases, the journey doesn’t end when a decision is made in court. Criminal appeals have become a vital part of seeking fairness and justice. As your trusted criminal defence lawyer, Fedorowicz Law is here to guide you through the intricate process of criminal appeals in drug-related… Continue reading Criminal Appeals In Drug Cases: Fedorowicz Law’s Expert Guidance

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December 8, 2023

Driving under the influence (DUI) charges in Toronto carries significant consequences, both legally and personally. Understanding the nuances of local DUI laws is paramount for anyone traversing the city’s roads. In this comprehensive blog, we will explore the gravity of DUI charges in Toronto and underscore the importance of having a clear understanding of the… Continue reading Understanding DUI Laws In Toronto: A Comprehensive Guide

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December 7, 2023

In the intricate legal landscape surrounding sexual offences, the Sex Offender Information Registration Act (SOIRA) stands as a crucial national registry, shaping the lives of individuals convicted of specific crimes. With the enactment of Bill S-12 in October 2023, pivotal changes have been introduced, narrowing mandatory registration to those convicted of serious offences against minors… Continue reading A Guide To Understanding The Changes To The Sex Offender Information Registration Act

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