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Now Includes the Latest Bill C-75 Amendments!
Often known as the “Gold Code,” this text offers noteworthy comments about
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The Practitioner’s Criminal
Code, 2020 Edition + E-Book
Alan D. Gold
Highlights of the 2020 Edition
• Amendments to the Criminal Code up to S.C. 2018, c. 29 (Bill C-51), in force
December 13, 2018, modifying certain provisions of the Criminal Code
relating to sexual assault in order to clarify their application and to provide a
procedure applicable to the admissibility and use of a complainant’s record
when in the possession of the accused
• Amendments to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act up to S.C. 2018, c.
16, increasing the maximum penalties for certain offences and to authorize
the Minister to engage persons having technical or specialized knowledge to
• New Cannabis Act, in force October 17, 2018
• Discussion of recent key cases such as: R. v. Morrison  S.C. J. No. 15
(child luring) and R. v. Jarvis  S.C. J. No. 10 (voyeurism offence)