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SEX OFFENDER REGISTRY - Exemption - Constitutional issues - Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 12:46 PM  

Application by G to exempt persons found not criminally responsible and who had received an absolute discharge from the obligation to register and report under Christopher's Law and the Sex Offender Information Registration Act (SOIRA). G sought removal of his name from both registries. G had been charged with two counts of sexual assault, forcible confinement and harassment against his wife. G was subsequently diagnosed with acute bipolar affective disorder. In June 2002, G was found not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder (NCR) in...