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 […]
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 […]
September 26, 2020
Criminal Law Case

Military Judicial Independence: I have heard of orders, and rumours of orders …

Military Judicial Independence: I have heard of orders, and rumours of orders … It appears that the Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) has, in fact, […]
September 24, 2020
Criminal Law Case

So … About that vacancy for the position of Chief Military Judge …

This past Monday, 21 September 2020, marks six months since the former Chief Military Judge, Colonel Mario Dutil, was obliged to retire when he reached 60 […]