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Recent News

December 8, 2017:

The Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in R. v. Jones, 2017 SCC 60, regarding accused seeking to exclude at trial text message records obtained by production order from telecommunications service provider. And whether accused has reasonable expectation of privacy in text messages stored by service provider and therefore standing under s. 8 of Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms to challenge production order. The SCC dismissed the appeal. Supreme Advocacy acted as agent for the appellant and one of the Interveners.

December 8, 2017:

The Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in R. v. Marakah, 2017 SCC 59, regarding whether accused has reasonable expectation of privacy in text message conversation recovered on accomplice’s device and therefore standing to challenge search and admission of evidence. The SCC allowed the appeal. Supreme Advocacy acted as agent for the appellant and one of the Interveners.

December 7, 2017:

The SCC dismissed the application for leave to appeal from the decision R. v. R., 2017 ONCA 176. Supreme Advocacy acted as agent for the Applicant.