This blog examines R v Boudreault, 2018 SCC 58, a very recent decision in which a majority of the Supreme Court struck down as unconstitutional the mandatory victim surcharge provision of the Criminal Code. The majority found that the provision constituted cruel and un...

While reading through legal blogs, I happened upon a post analysing the recent decision of the Supreme Court in R v Cyr-Langlois, 2018 SCC 54 [Cyr-Langlois]. The case deals with an impaired driving charge and the presumption of reliability of breathalyzer results. The...

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