Centre For Local Research into Public Space (CELOS)

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Citizen-Z Cavan Young's 2004 film about the zamboni crisis






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Court visits

Court follow-up working notes -- current (criminal charges)

This page lists the court cases CELOS is following and includes links to the details of those cases (respecting publication bans).

Court follow-up working notes -- current -- regulatory offences charges


Court follow-up working notes -- completed

Observed in court

This page includes court anecdotes and impressions that shed light on how court works on a daily basis. Articles from newspapers and websites that illustrate various aspects of the judicial system.

Publication Bans

Information about the laws governing bans on publicizing some court proceedings.

Beginner's guide to court visits

This page tells you what to expect when go to court as a visitor and describes the functions of different courtrooms at Old City Hall.

Students' reports about their court visits

Types of Offences

A description of the different kinds of criminal offences: summary, indictable and hybrid.

Legal Aid

Information about the legal aid system

Mental Health and the Courts

Information about the courts deal with cases where a defendant may have psychiatric problems.

Bill C-2 Tackling Violent Crime Act 2008

New "tough-on-crime" legislation passed by the federal government.

Links to Justice-Related Websites

Links to websites that have information about the justice system.

What the judges wrote

Tri Van Huynh Justice B Knazan

Content last modified on January 31, 2011, at 06:36 PM EST