March 21, 2021
Criminal Law Case

One Year without a Chief Military Judge

One Year without a Chief Military Judge   20 March 2021 marks the one-year anniversary of the retirement of last Chief Military Judge of the Canadian […]
February 4, 2021
Criminal Law Case

Prosecuting the Chief of the Defence Staff

Prosecuting the Chief of the Defence Staff   Could the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) be prosecuted under the Code of Service Discipline? Recently, Global […]
November 13, 2020

R v Christmas – Beware the Ghosts of Judgments Past

R v Christmas – Beware the Ghosts of Judgments Past       On 10 November 2020, in his decision in R v Christmas,  the Deputy Chief Military […]
October 27, 2020
Criminal Law Case

R v MacPherson et. al.: Judicial Independence Redux

R v MacPherson et. al.: Judicial Independence Redux On 15 September 2020, the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) ‘suspended’ his CDS Designation Order, 2 Oct […]