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Bail Hearings

An accused person can be denied bail if the Court reasonably feels that he or she will not show up for trial, commit a further offence which would endanger the safety of the public or if releasing the accused from custody would undermine the confidence in the administration of the justice system.

Our lawyers fight extremely hard to protect an accused person's constitutional guarantee to a reasonable bail and will often challenge decisions which deny bail by appealing those decisions to the Superior Court of Justice.

***Click on the case name in order to read the full judgment***

R v. Bennett [2005] - Bail granted on appeal for attempted murder. Counsel: Reid Rusonik

R v. Felix [2005] - Bail granted on appeal for the attempted murder of a police officer.  Counsel: Nathan Gorham

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