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JUDICIAL INTERIM RELEASE OR BAIL - Pending appeal - Grounds for denial - Detention necessary to maintain confidence in the administration of justice - Review of

Tuesday, April 04, 2017 @ 8:33 AM  

Appeal by Oland from a judgment of the New Brunswick Court of Appeal denying him bail pending the determination of his appeal against conviction. Oland applied for bail pending appeal following his conviction on a charge of second degree murder involving the death of his father. His application was denied under the public interest criterion set out in s. 679(3)(c) of the Criminal Code. While public safety was not in issue, the appeal judge was not persuaded that public confidence in the administration of justice would...