Archive for March, 2020

Housed Alone

  • March 28, 2020
  • Clayton Rice, K.C.

That is how Wayne Wilcox began the description of his solitary confinement in the Edmonton Remand Centre, the largest prison in Canada. “I am housed alone,” he said in a court filing. One hour a day free time from a…

Accessing Seized Funds for Legal Fees

  • March 14, 2020
  • Heather Ferg

When the police identify property believed to be proceeds of crime, the Criminal Code allows them to seize or restrain it. They can take anything from the change in someone’s pocket to all of their assets. While the aim of…