Steve Coughlan

Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law

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6061 University Ave

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1.

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
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division of powers, Charter, legal system, health care

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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
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rule of law, police powers, common law, ancillary powers, criminal law

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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 143 (236,506)

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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 114 (280,868)

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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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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, 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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'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
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electronic evidence, discovery, civil litigation, e-discovery

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

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

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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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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 43 (476,858)

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criminal law, international law, extraterritorial jurisdiction

15.

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

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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

17.

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
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Constitutional Law, Canada, Regulated Professions

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

19.

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 30 (539,334)

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

20.

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

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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
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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
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Canada, general warrant, wiretap, interception, text message

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

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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

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

27.

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

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
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accused, exculpatory testimony, resonable doubt, guilt

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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 18 (615,049)

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privacy protection, risk analysis, Kwiatkowski, electronic surveillance

30.

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

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