10-8 Newsletter

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Issue Highlights

  • No Exception to Implied License for Impaired Driving Cases
  • Could Have, Not Would Have, Is Proper Test in Assessing Search Warrant
  • Fentanyl Excluded: Failure To s.10(b) On Investigative Detention Was Serious
  • Standard Field Sobriety Testing Testimony Not Expert Evidence
  • General Warrant May Authorize Bedpan Vigil
  • Even If Rights Breached, Digital Photos Admissible Under s. 24(2)
  • 2015 Police Reported Crime
  • Part VI Authorization Not Required For Historical Text Messages
  • No Privacy Interest In Sent Text Messages on Recipient's Phone

Unless otherwise noted all articles are authored by Mike Novakowski, MA, LLM. The articles contained herein are provided for information purposes only and are not to be construed as legal or other professional advice. The opinions expressed herein are not necessarily the opinions of the Justice Institute of British Columbia.

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Last updated August 31, 2016