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THE GOLDEN THREAD

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    The Golden Thread profiles the latest news in criminal law and gives you Professor Sankoff’s thoughts on big cases, statutory changes and emerging trends. In addition, Professor Sankoff will be joined by commentators from across the country. His associate Heather Gagnier will regularly contribute a column discussing her own journey as a brand-new criminal defence lawyer in the Alberta courts, and each edition will have guest commentators on current trends in the law.


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    The Golden Thread profiles the latest news in criminal law and gives you Professor Sankoff’s thoughts on big cases, statutory changes and emerging trends. In addition, Professor Sankoff will be joined by commentators from across the country. His associate Heather Gagnier will regularly contribute a column discussing her own journey as a brand-new criminal defence lawyer in the Alberta courts, and each edition will have guest commentators on current trends in the law. Nine editions are produced per year.

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    Issue Four: FEBRUARY 2022

    ISSUE TWO

    In this issue...

    • Recap: R v JJ
    • Recap: R v Sullivan
    • Case Alert: R v Anderson
    • Confessions of a Rookie Criminal Defence Lawyer
    • Proportionality as Constraint on Indigenous Pre-Trial Detention...
    • Brown in a Small Town: The LSO’s Access to Justice Week
    • Case Alert: R v McColman
    • and much more!
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    ISSUE THREE

    In this issue...

    • Farewell to Justice Watt
    • Case Alert: R v Charles
    • Recap: R v Kirkpatrick
    • Case Alert: R v Aec
    • Case Alert: R v Badger
    • How Not to Get Lost in Translation
    • Brown in a Small Town: Neha Chugh on the historical…
    • and much more!
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    ISSUE FOUR

    In this issue...

    • Power Imbalance: Articling Under an Unscrupulous Principal
    • Self-Identity and Gladue Principles Applied
    • Tips for Criminal Lawyers Starting their Own Practice
    • Criminal Law and Covid-19 Part 1
    • The Reimagining of Starting Points: R v Parranto
    • Case Alert: R v JK
    • Introducing: Solo Queens
    • and much more!
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    ISSUE FIVE

    In this issue...

    • Criminal Law and Covid-19 Part 2
    • Case Alert: R v Cowan
    • How Not to Get Lost in Translation: Guilty...
    • Case Alert: R v Dhingra
    • Confessions of a Rookie Criminal Defence Lawyer
    • To Docket or Not to Docket?
    • An Absence of Mentorship
    • and much more!
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    ISSUE SIX

    In this issue...

    • Criminal Law and Covid-19
    • Case Alert: R v Fraser, 2021 BCCA 432
    • Is It Time for a Federal Evidence Code?
    • Case Alert: R v Cole, 2021 ONCA 75
    • Confessions of a Rookie Criminal Defence Lawyer
    • Investigation of Articling in Criminal Defence
    • The Rural Attraction
    • and much more!

    ISSUE SEVEN

    In this issue...

    • Professor's Podium: Professor Sankoff reflects on the Supreme Court's Delivery on Extreme Intoxication
    • Criminal Law and Covid-19
    • Case Alert: R v Stairs
    • Who will be the next Supreme Court Judge?
      Picking the next Criminal law Giant
    • Case Alert: R v Merkel
    • Leó Fugazza discusses a budding crisis in Quebec’s criminal justice system
    • Investigation of Articling in Criminal Defence
    • Neha Chugh on getting your name out - literally!
    • and much more!

    ISSUE EIGHT

    In this issue...

    • Professor's Podium: Myths, Stereotypes and JJ
    • Case AlertS: R v Downes, R v Leventis, R v Furey
    • No Confidence in the Test to Obtaining Bail Pending Appeal
    • Brown in A Small Town: Building Your Network
    • The NCLP Conference: Expectation vs Reality
    • Confessions of a Rookie Criminal Defence Lawyer

    ISSUE NINE OUT NOW!

    In this issue...

    • Professor's Podium: The Fight for Changes to Legal Aid in Alberta
    • Case AlertS: R v MJZ, R v Kirkpatrick, R v Skye View Farms
    • How Not To Get Lost in Translation: Léo Fugazza on advancing Indigenous background to help courts understand a case
    • Evidence Primer: Bad Character Evidence, Direct Relevance and Prejudice
    • Brown in A Small Town: The Good Vacation
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