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Sexual Assault & The Age of Consent

If you engage in sexual activity with someone who is not of the age of consent, you could face sexual assault charges. Sexual activity has a broad meaning and can range from kissing to sexual intercourse. Understanding the age of consent In Canada, the legal age of...

What Are My Rights at a DUI Checkpoint?

If you are stopped at a roadblock, you must provide your name, address and insurance documents. Police can also check whether your vehicle is roadworthy and ask you to perform a breath test.   DUI checkpoints DUI checkpoints – also known as roadblocks – are a...

What Are the Charges for Impaired Driving in BC?

The charges for impaired driving in British Columbia depend on whether your blood alcohol content is in the ‘fail’ range or the ‘warn’ range. If it is in the warn range, the charges depend on whether this is your first, second or third ‘warn’ reading in the past five...

5 FAQs About Administrative Driving Prohibition

We’ve answered five of the most frequently asked questions about administrative driving prohibitions (ADP) below. If you need further legal advice, or you want to appeal an ADP, please contact us at Mickelson and Whysall Law Corporation.   1. What is an...