Mar 18, 2014

Summary of R. v. Shrubsall

R. v. Shrubsall, 2000 CanLII 10089 (NS SC)
The defence attacked the facial validity of the search warrants and the Crown sought to call amplification evidence on sec. 8 Charter voir dire.,amplification evidence not permitted. Amplification evidence will be allowed where it is alleged that the material before the issuing Justice was fraudulent or intentionally misstated or not disclosed. Amplification evidence will not be allowed when defence alleges the information presented to the Justice was totally inadequate to permit the issuance of a search warrant.