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 […]
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 […]
June 16, 2019
Criminal Law Case

An Example of Decision-Making on a ‘Balance of Probability’ Under Op HONOUR

An Example of Decision-Making on a ‘Balance of Probability’ Under Op HONOUR In a previous post, I explained some of my misgivings about the reduced burden […]