We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close
Focus On
NEW In-House Counsel | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Immigration | Natural Resources | Real Estate | Tax

Review boards - Duties and powers - Orders - Dispositions - Conditional discharge

Thursday, February 02, 2017 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by Girard from a disposition of the Ontario Review Board (Board). Girard was found not criminally responsible due to mental disorder on counts of resisting a peace officer and failing to attend court. Girard was detained at North Bay Regional Health Centre. The Board found him a significant threat to the safety of the public. Girard was diagnosed with oppositional defiant disorder and cannabis use disorder. At the Board’s third hearing to review Girard’s disposition, the Chair excluded Girard from the hearing. Girard insisted that...