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What's Wrong in Ontario?
March 4, 2014

What’s Wrong in Ontario?

R. v. Cook, 2014 ONCA 170, a criminal case out of the Ontario Court of Appeal this week, is interesting for a civil litigator only insofar as its underlying facts. The applicant was a Peel Regional Police officer who “unwittingly intercepted a RCMP-controlled delivery of imitation cocaine.”  Presumably believing it to be real cocaine, he decided to take…

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