Archive for January, 2014

Wiretap Limitations

  • January 16, 2014
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

In 1979 five men and a woman were charged with conspiracy to traffic marijuana in Edmonton, Alberta. Wiretap evidence was new and central to the state’s case. I had been practicing in Alberta for only two years. The closest I…

Welcome To: On The Wire

  • January 2, 2014
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

On The Wire is a forum for opinion about the Charter of Rights and the criminal law with an emphasis on privacy issues. Although I am a wiretap lawyer my practice is not restricted to wiretap cases. I am first…