A view from Ottawa on American justice

A view from Ottawa on American justice

I have a small thesis for your consideration: the United States of America’s justice system is broken. First, some facts. The American criminal justice system not only inhumanly deals out death in judgement, but until 2005 juveniles could be sentenced to death. The...
Dear Ottawa Police, Chalking is not a crime

Dear Ottawa Police, Chalking is not a crime

It is time to offer the Ottawa police some simple and free legal advice: it is not a criminal offence to chalk a sidewalk. It is not a crime to chalk a hopscotch diagram. It is not a crime to chalk art. It is not even a crime to chalk messages critical of the police....