Pardon Eligibility

New Road Side Saliva Testing for Cannabis & Other Drugs

Cannabis Road Side Saliva Check DUI for Weed Winnipeg Manitoba

With legalization rapidly approaching Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould has approved a new roadside test to check for drugs. The Draeger DrugTest 5000 will be the first saliva screening equipment to be used by Canadian law enforcement to test for illicit drug use while driving. Police forces are still able to choose the testing equipment they…

BC & Ontario Pardon Eligibility Wait Times Reduced

gooddale-bc ontario shorten pardon wait times

B.C .and Ontario residents with offences prior to 2012 have had their pardon eligibility wait times for summary and indictable offences reduced to three and five years respectively. These were the eligibility waiting periods pre-Bill C-10. That’s down from five and ten years respectively, the current waiting periods under the Criminal Records Act. It’s important to note, offences…

Pardons/Record Suspensions: Am I eligible?

determining pardon eligibility

How does someone determine if they are eligible for a Pardon (now called Record Suspension)? There are a few conditions that must be satisfied before you are eligible for a Record Suspension. First, you must know if your conviction was a summary or indictable offense. Knowing this will determine how long you must wait until you are eligible…