NSBS cannot deny TWU accreditation

The Nova Scotia Supreme Court has released the decision of Justice Campbell in the Trinity Western University law school accreditation dispute. The Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society does not have the authority to impose conditions on TWU’s policy on student conduct. “The NSBS can only legally do what it has been given the power to do…


HIV disclosure & cell phone searches

Two interesting decisions from the Supreme Court of Canada.  In R. v. Wilcox the court unanimously agreed with the majority of the Quebec Court of Appeal in deciding that failure to disclose your HIV-positive status can lead to a conviction for aggravated sexual assault. And in R. v. Fearon`, four of the seven member court decided that evidence…