Derstine Penman has gathered together below a collection of links you may find helpful in understanding the criminal process in Canada and what is required to become a criminal defence lawyer:
Jurist Canada – Criminal Legal News
The Association in Defense of the Wrongly Convicted
The Criminal Lawyers’ Association
Peel Criminal Lawyers Association
Legal Aid Ontario
http://www.brooksandmarshall.comJohn Howard Society
Criminal Law Related Statutes
Criminal Law Resources
Important Government Websites
Canadian Current Events
For addresses, telephone numbers and maps to get to all the GTA courthouses click here.
More information about these and other courthouses can be found at the Ministry of the Attorney General website.
Know your Rights: http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/Const/index.html