Getting Past the Bull: Evidentiary Problems and Breed Bans

Michael Robichaud If you’re a Canadian with an internet connection and one or more functioning eyeballs, you’ve heard about Montreal’s pit bull ban (which has been suspended by a Superior Court judge pending a final ruling on its legality). If I were to gauge the public’s reaction to the ban based on the tenor of […]

Breed-Specific Legislation: A Waste of Public Dollars

Jasmine CY Lam Pit bulls have once again made their way to the front page of our newspapers. This is following the fatal attack on Montreal woman Christiane Vadnais by a dog that police identified as a pit bull, but has now been found to be a registered boxer. Following the attack, Mayor Denis Coderre passed a pit bull […]