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Brian Ross Criminal Defence Lawyer
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Understanding Your Legal Rights Before & After Being Arrested

When the police or investigators show up at your door to make general inquires relating to a criminal offence, you do not have to answer any of their questions. You have the legal right to remain silent even when not being formally charged for a criminal offence.

Three Common Myths About DUIs Debunked

Myths about DUIs, and their consequences, are quite common because people charged with a DUI have often never been in trouble with the law before.  Many of those people make ill-informed decisions after making faulty assumptions, receiving advice from friends or family (who have...

What Is the Difference Between Robbery and Theft Criminal Offences?

When we talk about the taking of another’s property or money, two criminal offences that come to mind for most people are robbery and theft. While these crimes have some similarities, they are actually two different types of criminal offences with key differences.

When Are Courts Resuming Criminal Offence Hearings and Trials in Toronto?

The COVID-19 pandemic caused a delay in criminal proceedings in Toronto Courts, as well as Ontario Courts. During the past several months the Courts have only been addressing urgent matters relating to criminal proceedings, like bail hearings.