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CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Breach of long-term supervision order

Friday, June 23, 2017 @ 8:45 AM  

Appeal by the Crown from Bird’s acquittal on a charge of violating a term of his long-term supervision. In May 2005, Bird was declared a long-term offender and ordered to serve a prison term followed by a period of long-term supervision. Bird was granted statutory release three times, and re-incarcerated for violating his release terms, before completing his prison term. When Bird left prison, the Parole Board placed a condition on the long-term supervision requiring Bird to reside at a community correctional centre, community residential facility...