Supreme Court of Canada Decision: Constitutional Law, Charter of Rights

The Supreme Court of Canada released the following decision 2021-06-25:

R. v. Chouhan, 2021 SCC 26; File no. 39062

Case Brief

Whether amendments to Criminal Code  abolishing accused’s peremptory challenges during jury selection violate right to fair hearing or right to benefit of trial by jury — If not, whether abolition of peremptory challenges applies to accused awaiting trial on date amendments came into force