Archive for April, 2018

Knowing What The Government Is Up To

  • April 28, 2018
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota and the Electronic Frontier Foundation, in a joint Brief of Amici Curiae filed in Webster v Hennepin County, Minnesota Supreme Court, Case No.: A16-0736, began argument this way, at p. 5: “Knowing ‘what the government is…

Influence Peddling

  • April 12, 2018
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

Crimes of corruption in Canadian law fall under Part IV of the Criminal Code. Bribery of judicial officers and fraud on the government are two of them. Influence peddling is in the fraud category. By criminalizing acts of corruption Parliament…