Steve Coughlan

Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law

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1.

Common Law Police Powers and the Rule of Law

47 Criminal Reports (6th) 266, 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 263 (213,498)
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rule of law, police powers, common law, ancillary powers, criminal law

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The Canadian Legal System

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Aug 2013
Steve Coughlan and Dale Darling
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 257 (218,512)

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division of powers, Charter, legal system, health care

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Sections 9, 10 and 11 of the Canadian Charter

Errol Mendes and Stéphane Beaulac, eds. Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, 5th ed. (Toronto: Lexis, 2013), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 95 Posted: 11 Sep 2013
Steve Coughlan and Robert J. Currie
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 248 (226,316)

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arbitrary, detention, arrest, right to counsel, psychological detention, trial within a reasonable time, fair and public hearing, bail

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Chapter 9, Canada - Electronic Evidence in Canada

Stephen Mason (ed.) Electronic Evidence (3rd ed) (LexisNexis, 2012)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Sep 2013
Robert J. Currie and Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 172 (317,357)

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Canada, electronic evidence, discovery, evidence, electronic signatures, protection of privacy, confidentiality, wiretap, electronic surveillance, general warrant, computer, cell phone, search

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Global Reach, Local Grasp: Constructing Extraterritorial Jurisdiction in the Age of Globalization

Candaian Journal of Law and Technology, Vol. 6, No. 1, March 2007
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 21 Jul 2012
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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globalization, transnational interaction, national, legal jurisdiction, government

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'Canada' in Electronic Evidence

in Stephen Mason, ed., Electronic Evidence (2nd ed.) (London: LexisNexis Butterworths, 2010)
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 150 (356,137)

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electronic evidence, discovery, civil litigation, e-discovery

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Understanding 'Elder Abuse and Neglect': A Critique of Assumptions Underpinning Responses to the Mistreatment and Neglect of Older People

24 Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect 88, 2012
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jun 2013
Dalhousie University, Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law, Université de Sherbrooke - CIUSSS Estrie-CHUS, Dalhousie University, Saint Mary's University, Canada, Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University
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assumptions, elder abuse and neglect

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Common Law Police Powers and Exclusion of Evidence: The Renaissance of Good Faith

36 Criminal Reports (6th) 353, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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police powers, R v. Waterfield, R v. Godoy, exclusion of evidence, Charter violation, good faith, common law

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The Rise and Fall of Duress (or How Duress Changed Necessity Before Being Excluded by Self-Defence)

Queen's Law Journal, 2013
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2013
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 121 (420,936)

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Canada, criminal law, duress, necessity, self-defense

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R. v. Ryan Duress is Not Necessary Where Necessity is Sufficient

Criminal Reports, Vol. 84, No. 6, p. 311, 2011
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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necessity, duress, threats

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Keeping 'Reasonable Grounds' Meaningful

80 CR (6th) 73, 2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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standard of proof, reasonable grounds, arrest, R v Jir, R v Bush

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Extraterritorial Criminal Jurisdiction: Bigger Picture or Smaller Frame?

(2007) 11 Canadian Criminal Law Review 141
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 21 Feb 2013
Robert J. Currie and Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 94 (503,506)

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criminal law, international law, extraterritorial jurisdiction

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Good Faith, Bad Faith and the Gulf between: A Proposal for Consistent Terminology

15 Canadian Criminal Law Review 197
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 25 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 90 (517,645)

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good faith, bad faith, section 24, terminology, evidence

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The Canadian Legal System: An Introduction for Regulated Professions

Michael Hadskis, Leah Hutt and Mary McNally, Dental Law in Canada, 3d ed. (Toronto: LexisNexis Canada, 2019)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Aug 2018
Steve Coughlan and Dale Darling
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 81 (552,040)

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Constitutional Law, Canada, Regulated Professions

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Stopping Vehicles on a Downhill Slope: R. v. Nolet

Criminal Reports, Vol. 76, No. 6, p. 24, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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R v. Nolet, search, vehicle, detention, Section 8, reasonable expectation of privacy

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R. v. Ha: Upholding General Warrants Without Asking the Right Questions

65 Criminal Reports (6th) 41, 2009
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 58 (659,613)

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warrant, search, section 487, constitutional minimum, Hunter v. Southam, general warrant

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Nothing Plus Nothing Equals... Something? A Proposal for FLIR Warrants on Reasonable Suspicion

23 Criminal Reports (6th) 239, 2005
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan and Marc Gorbet
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 57 (665,100)

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Section 8, unreasonable search, Hunter v. Southam, warrant, information, perimeter search, reasonable grounds, reasonable suspicion, evidence

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Criminal Reports: United States of America v. Khadr

United States of America v. Khadr (2011), 78 C. R. (6th) 1
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 12 Jul 2012
Steve Coughlan and Robert J. Currie
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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extradition, Canda, United States, FBI, ISI, CSIS, Pakistan, justice, terrorism

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Tribunal Jurisdiction Over Charter Remedies: Now You See it, Now You Don't

Criminal Reports, Vol. 75, No. 6, p. 238, 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 50 (705,902)

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Charter, R v. Conway, administrative tribunal, jurisdiction, remedies

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Reforming Homicide Law to Separate Guilt from Sentence: An International Gloss

13 Canadian Criminal Law Review 1, 2008
Posted: 25 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 49 (712,203)

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homicide, sentence, Criminal Code, offence, elements, guilt, mandatory sentences, second-degree murder

21.

Arbitrary Detention: Whither - or Wither? - Section 9

40 Supreme Court Law Review (2nd) 147, 2008
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 48 (718,562)

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right to a trial, Section 7, Section 8, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Section 9, arbitrarily detained, arbitrary detention

22.

The End of Constitutional Exemptions

Criminal Reports, Vol. 54, No. 6, p. 220, 2008
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 47 (724,909)

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Section 12, R v. Ferguson, mandatory minimum sentence, constitutional exemption

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Telus: Asking the Right Questions About General Warrants

Criminal Reports, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Sep 2013
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 45 (737,862)

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Canada, general warrant, wiretap, interception, text message

24.

Great Strides in Section 9 Jurisprudence

66 Criminal Reports (6th) 75, 2009
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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Section 9, Hunter v. Southam, arbitrary detention

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Improving Privacy Protection, But by How Much?

55 Criminal Reports (6th) 394, 2008
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 40 (772,852)

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reasonable expectation of privacy, privacy, Tessling, personal information, technology

26.

Privacy Goes to the Dogs

Criminal Reports, Vol. 40, No. 6, p. 31, 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 21 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 39 (779,957)

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privacy, Newfoundland, Court of Appeal, R v. Taylor, sniffer dogs, police, R v. Tessling, reasonable expecation of privacy, FLIR

27.

Using Protection of Privacy Legislation to Erode Privacy: R. v. Chehil

Criminal Reports, Vol. 71, No. 6, p. 77, 2010
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
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R v. Chehil, reasonable expectation of privacy, privacy, police, Westjet, warrant, non-disclosure

28.

Conflicting Stories and Reasonable Doubt: Variations on W. (D.)'s Theme

24 Criminal Reports (6th) 241, 2005
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 34 (818,002)

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accused, exculpatory testimony, resonable doubt, guilt

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A Brave New World of Criminal Justice: Neil Gerlach's Genetic Imaginary

42 Alberta Law Review 1141, 2005
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 32 (834,054)

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criminal justice, DNA, evidence, Neil Gerlach, Genetic Imaginary

30.

Kwiatkowski: Privacy Protection and Risk Analysis: Losing the Forest in the Telephoto Shots of the Trees

73 Criminal Reports (6th) 260, 2010
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 31 (842,212)

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privacy protection, risk analysis, Kwiatkowski, electronic surveillance

31.

The Principled Exception and the Forgotten Criterion

Criminal Reports, Vol. 47, No. 6, p. 61, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Steve Coughlan
Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 28 (867,578)

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necessity, reliability, hearsay, principled exception, evidence, admissibility