Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Criminal law & procedure
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2021-07-20
Carswell

Mack's Criminal Law Trial Book - 2021 Edition (Print + ProView)

Availability: Partial Stock

Mack's Criminal Law Trial Book – 2021 Edition is a quick reference resource for trial lawyers and judges.

Designed to be the first, quick-reference resource for trial lawyers and judges, this book seeks to provide a quick answer on issues as they arise during trial proceedings, or a starting point for more in-depth research in preparation for a trial. Organized in a logical and easily accessible fashion reflecting the chronology of a criminal trial process including bail, evidence, Charter, trials, and sentencingeach section of Mack's Criminal Law Trial Book covers a number of legal issues from a variety of topics.

Under each issue, concise summaries of the law with references to the relevant cases (with pinpoint citations) that support the summary are provided. The summaries then string together ratios and points from the various cases into a cohesive statement of the law. This work is sure to be an ideal trial companion for busy practitioners.

Updates

  • Commentary and legislation have been updated.
  • A new chapter, Chapter 9 COVID-19 has been added to the book. This chapter discusses Bail Reviews, Section 715 Applications, and Section 11(b) in the context of COVID-19.
  • Other new sections in this book include 2.1.7 Possession Offences; 2.13 Willfully Promoting Hate; 2.21 Assault with a Weapon; 2.24 Assault Peace officer (s. 270); 2.4 Child Pornography (s. 163.1); 2.4.2 The Mens Rea of the Offence; 2.30 Harassing communications (s. 372(3)); 4.2.2. Plea of No Contest; 4.2.3 Plea of Autrefois Acquit or Autrefois Convict; 6.3.1 Section 8 Framework; 7.2.10 Judge must Put Parties on Notice before Departing from Position; 7.4.2 Conditional Sentence Orders (CSO); 7.6.9 Firearm Offences; and 7.8.2.6 Prohibition Orders for Sexual Offenders
  • Re written sections include 1.19 Section 525 Reviews; 2.20 Assault (s. 266); 3.9 Entrapment; 4.18.1 Section 653.1; 5.3.4.3 Recognition Evidence; and 5.4.9 Section 276;

Case Highlights

  • R v Zora, 2020 SCC 14 – Mens Rea
  • R v Kishayinew, 2020 SCC 34 - Sexual Assault
  • R v Ahmad, 2020 SCC 11 – Entrapment
  • R v Slatter, 2020 SCC 36 – credibility
  • R v Riley, 2020 SCC 31– Vetrovec caution
  • R v Aheer, 2020 ABCA 232 – bail revocation
  • R v Bird, 2020 ABCA 236 - possession offences
  • R v Mills, 2020 BCCA 228 - Possession of a Firearm while Prohibited (s. 117.01)
  • R v Braithwaite, 2020 ONCA 513 - Criminal Harassment
  • v. N.G., 2020 ONCA 494 - Transmission of HIV
  • R v McSween, 2020 ONCA 343 - Child Pornography (s. 163.1)
  • R v Strathdee, 2020 ABCA 443 - Party Liability and Homicide
  • Manrique v R, 2020 QCCA 1170 - Harassing Communications (s. 372(3))
  • R v Ghotra, 2020 ONCA 373 – Entrapment
  • R v K.K.M., 2020 ONCA 736; R v Alfred, 2020 BCCA 256 - 3.13 Mistake of Age
  • R v Lundrigan, 2020 ABCA 281 - Section 486.3 Counsel
  • R v Nelson, 2020 MBCA 53 - Present Memory Refreshed
  • R v Robinson, 2020 ABCA 361 - mistrials
  • R v Abdulkadir, 2020 ABCA 214 - Necessity
  • v. Berhe, 2012 CarswellOnt 13254, 2012 ONCA 716/ R v Hudson, 2020 ONCA 507 - recognition evidence
  • R v Brar, 2020 ABCA 398 – use of videos/stills
  • R v Healy, 2020 ABCA 197 – operating mind
  • R v Keene, 2020 ONCA 635/R v Wingert, 2020 ABCA 304 - Mr. Big Investigations
  • R v Kuzmich, 2020 ONCA 359 - Procedure of Section 276 Applications
  • R v Byfield, 2020 ONCA 515 - Reasonable Expectation of Privacy
  • R v Roy, 2020 ONCA 18 aff’d 2020 SCCA No 155 -- Reasonable Expectation of Privacy
  • R v July, 2020 ONCA 492 - Production Orders
  • R v Slemko, 2020 BCCA 207 - Challenging Warrants
  • R v Leonard, 2020 ONCA 802 - Implementational Component
  • R v Daponte, 2021 ONCA 14 - Exceptional Circumstances
  • R v Boudrias, 2020 ONCA 484 - Jump Principle
  • R v Williams, 2020 NBCA 59 - Consecutive and Concurrent Sentences
  • R v Bulland, 2020 ONCA/R v Nahanee 2021 BCCA 13 – Joint Submissions
  • R v Graham, 2020 ONCA 692 - Comments of Accused
  • R v Gladu, 2020 MBCA 109 – Probation
  • R v Cowell, 2019 ONCA 972 – Child Luring
  • R v Itturiligaq, 2020 NUCA 6 – Firearm Offences
  • R v Ukumu, 2021 ONCA 91 – Sexual Assault
  • R v Robertson, 2020 ONCA/R v Abdulahi-Sabet, 2020 BCCA 213 - Restitution Orders
  • R v S.C.W., 2020 BCCA 377 – Section 161 Orders
  • R v T.C., 2020 ONCA 469 - Findings of Fact, Credibility Findings and Uneven Scrutiny
Carswell

Mack's Criminal Law Trial Book - 2021 Edition (Print + ProView)

Availability: Partial Stock

Description

Mack's Criminal Law Trial Book – 2021 Edition is a quick reference resource for trial lawyers and judges.

Designed to be the first, quick-reference resource for trial lawyers and judges, this book seeks to provide a quick answer on issues as they arise during trial proceedings, or a starting point for more in-depth research in preparation for a trial. Organized in a logical and easily accessible fashion reflecting the chronology of a criminal trial process including bail, evidence, Charter, trials, and sentencingeach section of Mack's Criminal Law Trial Book covers a number of legal issues from a variety of topics.

Under each issue, concise summaries of the law with references to the relevant cases (with pinpoint citations) that support the summary are provided. The summaries then string together ratios and points from the various cases into a cohesive statement of the law. This work is sure to be an ideal trial companion for busy practitioners.

Updates

  • Commentary and legislation have been updated.
  • A new chapter, Chapter 9 COVID-19 has been added to the book. This chapter discusses Bail Reviews, Section 715 Applications, and Section 11(b) in the context of COVID-19.
  • Other new sections in this book include 2.1.7 Possession Offences; 2.13 Willfully Promoting Hate; 2.21 Assault with a Weapon; 2.24 Assault Peace officer (s. 270); 2.4 Child Pornography (s. 163.1); 2.4.2 The Mens Rea of the Offence; 2.30 Harassing communications (s. 372(3)); 4.2.2. Plea of No Contest; 4.2.3 Plea of Autrefois Acquit or Autrefois Convict; 6.3.1 Section 8 Framework; 7.2.10 Judge must Put Parties on Notice before Departing from Position; 7.4.2 Conditional Sentence Orders (CSO); 7.6.9 Firearm Offences; and 7.8.2.6 Prohibition Orders for Sexual Offenders
  • Re written sections include 1.19 Section 525 Reviews; 2.20 Assault (s. 266); 3.9 Entrapment; 4.18.1 Section 653.1; 5.3.4.3 Recognition Evidence; and 5.4.9 Section 276;

Case Highlights

  • R v Zora, 2020 SCC 14 – Mens Rea
  • R v Kishayinew, 2020 SCC 34 - Sexual Assault
  • R v Ahmad, 2020 SCC 11 – Entrapment
  • R v Slatter, 2020 SCC 36 – credibility
  • R v Riley, 2020 SCC 31– Vetrovec caution
  • R v Aheer, 2020 ABCA 232 – bail revocation
  • R v Bird, 2020 ABCA 236 - possession offences
  • R v Mills, 2020 BCCA 228 - Possession of a Firearm while Prohibited (s. 117.01)
  • R v Braithwaite, 2020 ONCA 513 - Criminal Harassment
  • v. N.G., 2020 ONCA 494 - Transmission of HIV
  • R v McSween, 2020 ONCA 343 - Child Pornography (s. 163.1)
  • R v Strathdee, 2020 ABCA 443 - Party Liability and Homicide
  • Manrique v R, 2020 QCCA 1170 - Harassing Communications (s. 372(3))
  • R v Ghotra, 2020 ONCA 373 – Entrapment
  • R v K.K.M., 2020 ONCA 736; R v Alfred, 2020 BCCA 256 - 3.13 Mistake of Age
  • R v Lundrigan, 2020 ABCA 281 - Section 486.3 Counsel
  • R v Nelson, 2020 MBCA 53 - Present Memory Refreshed
  • R v Robinson, 2020 ABCA 361 - mistrials
  • R v Abdulkadir, 2020 ABCA 214 - Necessity
  • v. Berhe, 2012 CarswellOnt 13254, 2012 ONCA 716/ R v Hudson, 2020 ONCA 507 - recognition evidence
  • R v Brar, 2020 ABCA 398 – use of videos/stills
  • R v Healy, 2020 ABCA 197 – operating mind
  • R v Keene, 2020 ONCA 635/R v Wingert, 2020 ABCA 304 - Mr. Big Investigations
  • R v Kuzmich, 2020 ONCA 359 - Procedure of Section 276 Applications
  • R v Byfield, 2020 ONCA 515 - Reasonable Expectation of Privacy
  • R v Roy, 2020 ONCA 18 aff’d 2020 SCCA No 155 -- Reasonable Expectation of Privacy
  • R v July, 2020 ONCA 492 - Production Orders
  • R v Slemko, 2020 BCCA 207 - Challenging Warrants
  • R v Leonard, 2020 ONCA 802 - Implementational Component
  • R v Daponte, 2021 ONCA 14 - Exceptional Circumstances
  • R v Boudrias, 2020 ONCA 484 - Jump Principle
  • R v Williams, 2020 NBCA 59 - Consecutive and Concurrent Sentences
  • R v Bulland, 2020 ONCA/R v Nahanee 2021 BCCA 13 – Joint Submissions
  • R v Graham, 2020 ONCA 692 - Comments of Accused
  • R v Gladu, 2020 MBCA 109 – Probation
  • R v Cowell, 2019 ONCA 972 – Child Luring
  • R v Itturiligaq, 2020 NUCA 6 – Firearm Offences
  • R v Ukumu, 2021 ONCA 91 – Sexual Assault
  • R v Robertson, 2020 ONCA/R v Abdulahi-Sabet, 2020 BCCA 213 - Restitution Orders
  • R v S.C.W., 2020 BCCA 377 – Section 161 Orders
  • R v T.C., 2020 ONCA 469 - Findings of Fact, Credibility Findings and Uneven Scrutiny