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

SENTENCE-MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES

R. v. Fabbro, 2021 ONCA 494, July 5, 2021, at paragraph 25: For mental health to be considered a mitigating factor in sentencing, the offender must show a causal link

EVIDENCE-ONE’S OWN HEALTH

Director of Public Prosecutions -v- T. F., [2021] IECA 120, April 19, 2021, at paragraphs 21 and 22: The second ground of complaint was: “That the learned trial Judge erred

THE PARITY PRINCIPLE OF SENTENCING

Note of Appeal Against Sentence by Dillin Armstrong Against Her Majesty’s Advocate [2021] ScotHC HCJAC_34, June 23, 2021, at paragraph 24: The principle of comparative justice is an important one.