See below for useful general information on the basics of the Canadian criminal justice system, as well Tyler MacDonald's commentary on recent developments and current issues related to criminal law.

April 19, 2014
You’ve been given an appearance notice by the police or released on bail and have been informed of your first required court appearance. What will happen at that appearance? What will be expected... Read More »
October 26, 2012
As police agencies across North America continue to develop sophisticated techniques for detecting child pornography distributors on the internet, one wonders how easily the younger members of the... Read More »