January, 2019

22 Jan 2019

Cariati Law Releases Informative Download on Marijuana Laws

In October 2018, recreational cannabis use became legal across Canada—currently only the second country to legalize recreational marijuana nationwide. While legalization has gone national, some activities—including impaired driving—remain prohibited. For…

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21 Jan 2019
Drinking While Driving Ontario

Police Power to Compel Breathalyzer Tests Questioned

The validity of a new law in effect across Canada which allows police to conduct a breathalyzer test on any motorist at any time is now being called into question….

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09 Jan 2019
Drunk Driving Hamilton

Hamilton, Ontario Reports Increased Number of Impaired Drivers Over Holiday Season

Police in Hamilton, Ontario warn the number of impaired drivers they have encountered over this past holiday season has risen compared to the same timeframe last year. An article detailing…

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03 Jan 2019
Ontario Distracted Driving Laws 2019

Distracted and Impaired Drivers Face Stiffer Penalties in 2019

The government of Ontario has now passed harsher penalties for impaired and distracted drivers—responding to advocates who have called for a crackdown in recent years. A detailed article on the…

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