Archive for June, 2020

Cold Call Drug Buys and the Law of Entrapment

  • June 30, 2020
  • Heather Ferg

Random virtue testing and police-manufactured crime sow deep seeds of distrust between the citizen and the state. The doctrine of entrapment defines the constitutional boundaries of lawful police conduct in providing opportunities for unwitting targets to commit crimes. In modern…

Chief Justice Wagner Should Resign From COVID-19 Committee

  • June 18, 2020
  • Clayton Rice, Q.C.

The Government of Canada has formed a self-described national leadership body called the Action Committee on Court Operations in Response to COVID-19. The committee is co-chaired by the Honourable David Lametti, Attorney General of Canada, and the Right Honourable Richard…