Call: 416-365-3151 Toll-Free: 1-888-508-9178
Call: 416-365-3151 Toll-Free: 1-888-508-9178

Tag

Toronto Criminal Lawyer
Edward Prutschi explains the time limits and first steps in proceeding with an appeal. In your typical appeal, you have 30 days from the time of final judgment, which means when sentencing is handed down, to file your Notice of Appeal. Sometimes that day is not the same day that the guilty verdict is handed...
Read More
Often, officers will take the view that a person is releasable in theory, but they want more stringent conditions than would be imposed by an undertaking. They will have the person held for a Show Cause Hearing or, what is commonly called, a Bail Hearing. Under the criminal code, the police have to get a...
Read More
Toronto Child Porn Charges Dropped But The Damage Is Done Read how partner, Boris Bytensky, fought for 16 straight months to secure a withdrawal of all charges in a child pornography case. Even after winning the case, Mr. Bytensky and the team at Bytensky Prutschi Shikhman leveraged their extensive knowledge of Canadian media to counter...
Read More
Sonya Shikhman indicated that her client’s defence will stand on the testimony of three witnesses. Myles Hughes’ lawyer says her client used a gun to defend himself and several friends from violent intruders who invaded his home on March 2010. Those remarks incapsulated the stance of Hughes’ defence lawyer, Sonya Shikhman, during her opening address...
Read More
Ms. Sonya Shikhman, a partner and criminal lawyer at Bytensky Prutschi Shikhman, was a guest on SUN Network to discusses the important legal topic of involuntary confessions. Canadian citizens should not be comfortable with any confessions or guilty pleas that are not voluntary as it shakes the very foundation of our system of ensuring that...
Read More
Tory Wants to Add “Rape” to Criminal Code Over 30 years ago, the term rape was taken out of Criminal Code of Canada and was instead replaced with the broader term of sexual assault. While many legal analysts have said that such an umbrella term is problematic and cannot encompass the full scope of sexual...
Read More
A good trial lawyer will be very alive to errors that a judge is making in the course of a trial, though in the midst of the trial there’s virtually nothing you can do about them. A judge has complete control and discretion over how he or she is making the rulings as the case...
Read More
BPS Criminal Law Firm Partner, Sonya Shikhman, provides viewers and host Ezra Levant, with an update on the bizarre case of Reverend Lynn charged with ‘busking without a microphone permit’ at Dundas Square. Ms. Shikhman and BPS are representing the reverend in this case that has the potential to raise important issues of freedom of...
Read More
1 2 3