- Posted by Stephanie DiGiuseppe
- On July 27, 2015
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Use the link below to read Dirk Derstine’s comments in The Lawyer’s Weekly on the government’s legislative response to the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in R. v. Nur.
R. v. Nur is a decision of the Supreme Court of Canada which struck down the mandatory minimum sentence of three years for possession of a prohibited firearm. Dirk Derstine was counsel for Mr. Nur at trial, at the Ontario Court of Appeal, and at the Supreme Court of Canada.