Record Suspension

Traveling with Suspended or Pardoned Criminal Record

Must I Disclose my Suspended Criminal Record? Must I disclose my Pardon or Record Suspension? When it comes to employment applications, the best policy is to tell the truth. However, do not volunteer information if it is not absolutely required. The following is a general guide in navigating employment applications and interviews: A [...]

By |2019-10-30T21:14:55+00:00November 15th, 2016|Record Suspension|0 Comments

Important Notice for Pardon Applications in the Backlog

Update on the Pardons Backlog According to the Government of Canada's website As of November 30, 2016, there are no unassigned pardon files remaining in the pardons’ backlog, meaning, all files are at the investigation stage. The Parole Board of Canada remains on target for clearing the backlog of pardon files by March 31, 2017. [...]

By |2019-10-31T19:06:32+00:00July 7th, 2016|Record Suspension|0 Comments

Is the Canadian Government Scrapping Pardons?

Could you imagine if the Canadian Pardon program was cancelled forever? It would be a travesty of justice. You can listen to this episode and download its mp3 from my podcast for free: Erase your CRIMINAL RECORD and its Devastating Effect on your Future. Criminal Record? The Parole Board of Canada is proposing to SCRAP [...]

By |2019-11-06T21:24:26+00:00June 21st, 2016|Other, Record Suspension|0 Comments

Criminal Pleadings & Elections

Learn How Criminal Pleadings and Elections can Affect Your Record Suspension Eligibility This information is for you if: you are facing criminal charges in Canada; or you are representing someone who is facing criminal charges (ie. lawyer, paralegal for summary offenses, or duty counsel). you want to understand how pleadings (ie. guilty or not guilty), [...]

By |2019-11-06T21:32:45+00:00August 30th, 2015|Record Suspension|0 Comments

Criminal Offence Penalty Chart

How to Understand the Criminal Offence Penalty ChartThe following criminal offence penalty chart has been published with permission from Ron Jourard, criminal lawyer. Determining whether a particular offence has been prosecuted by summary conviction or indictment requires a review of the actual court documents as the Criminal Code of Canada has been amended several times. [...]

By |2020-04-20T22:57:49+00:00August 30th, 2015|Other, Record Suspension, United States Waiver|0 Comments