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Mar 17, 2017

Supreme Court of Canada decision: Warrantless Entry

The Supreme Court of Canada released the following decision:

R. v. Paterson, 2017 SCC 15, File no. 36472

(Constitutional law — Charter of Rights  — Search and seizure — Exclusion of evidence — Accused admitting to police to having marihuana in his residence — Accused allowing police to seize roaches after being told this would be “no case” seizure — Warrantless entry by police into residence resulting in police seeing other drugs and weapon and arresting accused  Criminal law — Evidence — Admissibility — Voir dire — Accused admitting to police to having marihuana in his residence)


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