Keeping Up Is Hard to Do:
A Trial Judge’s Reading Blog

OFFENCES-SEXUAL ASSAULT-CONSENT-FRAUD

In R. v. Kirkpatrick, 2022 SCC 33, July 29, 2022, the accused was charged with the offence of sexual assault.  The Supreme Court indicated that “the complainant gave evidence that

SENTENCING-MOTORING OFFENCES

On July 7, 2022, the Sentencing Council for England and Wales, released a Consultation Paperentitled: Motoring Offences Guidelines.  The report notes that “[f]ollowing Government consultation in 2016, the Police, Crime,