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Could an Impaired Driving Charge Prevent Me From Obtaining a Passport?
Being charged with impaired driving can have a great number of negative effects on your life but can it effect your eligibility for a passport? The answer is both yes and no.
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Can I Get an Old Drug Record Expunged, Now That Marijuana Is Legal?
Possession of small amounts of Cannabis was legalized in Canada on October 17, 2018. Unfortunately, there are many who still have criminal records from possession charges prior to legalization.
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Pardon the pun, but this can be a loaded question. The definition of a weapon for the purposes of an assault is wide-ranging and variable. An object that is not normally considered a weapon may be judged to be a weapon—if there is specific intent involved. According to Section 2 of the Criminal Code of Canda, the definition of weapon is:
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