One and Done: the Alberta Court of Appeal’s Disturbing Approach to Bail Reviews in R v Ledesma, 2019 ABCA 60

The Supreme Court of Canada has established the requirements for a bail review in numerous decisions – notably, St-Cloud and more recently in Myers. The Alberta Court of Appeal, however, has decided to limit the value of a bail review to an accused person: R v Ledesma, 2019 ABCA 60 (CanLII). Reading carefully, it refers […]