The RCMP is making it simpler to release officers with serious medical problems, prompting fears that many ill members will be sent packing without due process or the means to fight their dismissal.
Authorities in British Columbia are anxious to bring a Netherlands resident to a Canadian courtroom on cyberbullying charges in a teen suicide case, but legal experts say it's unclear when or even if they might get the chance.
A granola bar here, a cheese sandwich there -- the lunches given to prisoners in Ontario courthouses don't provide nearly enough nutrition to allow them to properly defend themselves, some lawyers say.
A Conservative senator on the committee recommending changes to the controversial Fair Elections Act says she is convinced that vouching is 'problematic,' and that alternatives to proof of identification must be found.
An Egyptian-Canadian journalist currently detained in a Cairo prison was 'encouraged' to learn from his family that Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is closely following his case and calling for his release.