Toronto

Brian Ross Criminal Defence Lawyer
36 Lombard Street - suite 100, Toronto, M5C 2X3

How Does the Bail Process Work in Toronto?

After being arrested and charged with a criminal offence in Toronto or the GTA, your constitutional rights afford you the right to reasonable bail. Getting “bail” means getting a conditional release while you await the disposition of your charges – instead of being held in...

Reasons Why Bail May Not Be Granted

When one is charged with a criminal offence in Ontario, part of the legal process is ensuring the accused gets a bail hearing in a timely manner – this is a constitutional right for anyone charged with a criminal offence who is held in custody. The purpose of the bail hearing is...

Why Securing Bail During A Bail Hearing Is Essential?

Several rights come into play when an individual is arrested and charged with a criminal offence.  One of those rights is the right to have a bail hearing and the right not to be denied reasonable bail without just cause.  For many minor offences, the police have been granted the...

Most Parents Dread Being Called By the Police

It is late at night and your phone starts ringing. You pick up the phone and find yourself talking to a local law enforcement officer. They are calling to inform you that your adult child was arrested and has been detained for some criminal offence. They let you know that your...