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978-0-7798-8552-7
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Approximately 1620 pages
1 volume bound
softcover
2018-08-03
Canada Law Book

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Martin's Pocket Criminal Code, 2019 Edition
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Description

Martin's Pocket Criminal Code contains complete text of the Criminal Code

Martin's Pocket Criminal Code contains:

  • Complete text of the Criminal Code
  • Regularly used Forms of Charges for the Criminal Code and the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

It also includes:

  • Youth Criminal Justice Act
  • Canada Evidence Act
  • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
  • Controlled Drugs and Substances Act
  • Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes Act
  • Interpretation Act
  • Firearms Actt
  • Identification of Criminals Act

New in this edition

Martin’s Pocket Criminal Code 2019 features all the latest legislative amendments including:

Criminal Code of Canada amended by:

  • An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code, S.C. 2017, c. 13 amended the Criminal Code definition of “identifiable group” in s. 318(4) and also amended the principles that a court shall take into consideration on sentencing to include evidence that the offence was motivated by bias, prejudice or hate based on gender identity or expression.
  • The Journalistic Sources Protection Act, S.C. 2017, c. 22, amended the Criminal Code requirements for the issuance of a search warrant relating to a journalist.
  • An Act to amend the Criminal Code (mischief), S.C. 2017, c. 23 amends the Criminal Code offence of mischief in relation to religious property.

The Schedules to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act amended by:

  • SOR/2017-249
  • SOR/2017-275
  • SOR/2017-277
About the Author

Edward L. Greenspan, Q.C., was a leading criminal defence lawyer in Canada and founding partner in the Toronto law firm of Greenspan Partners. He acted in some of Canada’s highest profile cases and was an acclaimed author and lecturer.

The Honourable Justice Marc Rosenberg was called to the bar of Ontario in 1976 and practised criminal law almost exclusively until being appointed to the Court of Appeal for Ontario in 1995. He served as Director of the Criminal Lawyers' Association from 1987 to 1991 and was actively involved in the Association's educational programs for many years. He wrote many articles and papers mostly related to criminal law, evidence and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Marie Henein, LL.B., LL.M., of Henein Hutchison, LLP, practises in the areas of criminal law and administrative law at both the trial and appellate levels. One of the leading criminal lawyers, she is certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a specialist in criminal litigation and was the co-director of the Osgoode Hall Law School part time LL.M. program. Ms. Henein is the past President of the Advocates' Society and has lectured extensively in the area of criminal law.