January 18, 2021

A Word or Two on Release Items in the Canadian Forces

A Word or Two on Release Items in the Canadian Forces   Introduction Compulsory release has been in the news frequently of late.  Over the past […]
November 18, 2020

Defence Administrative Order and Directive 9005-1 – Sexual Misconduct Response

Defence Administrative Order and Directive 9005-1 – Sexual Misconduct Response On 18 November 2020, the Canadian Forces quietly cancelled Defence Administrative Order and Directive (DAOD) 5019-5 […]
September 1, 2020

Rules are for Corporals, not for Colonels

Rules are for Corporals, Not for Colonels   It appears that rules are for Corporals, not for Colonels. (Granted, much of what I discuss below concerns […]
August 18, 2020
Criminal Law Case

In the Current Dialogue with the Military Judiciary, the CDS isn’t Listening

In the Current Dialogue with the Military Judiciary, the CDS isn’t Listening   Military judges are sending a message. But the Chief of the Defence Staff […]