Ontario Court of Appeal

R. v. Harflett Case Comment: Clarifying Police Powers & the Exclusion of Evidence

R. v. Harflett Case Comment: Clarifying Police Powers & the Exclusion of Evidence

R. v. Harflett is the latest case from the Court of Appeal on limits to police powers and the exclusion of evidence. Twin themes arise: follow your legal authority and focus on discoverability when it comes to the exclusion of evidence. Toronto criminal lawyer Dan Stein explains.