“In the Interest of Public Safety” High River Firearm Seizures are just the beginning

by Tim McNamara   On 20 June 2013 the town of High River, Alberta, was inundated by one of the worst floods in a hundred years – homes were destroyed, bridges washed out, and the town was completely evacuated. Unfortunately

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Canada’s Supreme Court Issues Ruling on Computer and Cell Phone Searches

The Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) ruling, R. v. Vu, found that RCMP members violated Thanh Long Vu’s Charter Rights and Freedoms when they executed a search warrant on Vu’s Langley, BC, home in 2007. Despite finding that Vu’s rights

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Unreasonable Search and Seizure – Will We Force DNA Samples from people simply for being arrested?

For a “conservative” government Stephen Harper’s Conservatives continue to prove they don’t know the meaning of the word. Justice Minister Peter MacKay spoke publicly about the issue of forcing people to provide DNA samples upon arrest and he thinks it’s

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