Our Covid-19 Safety Plan

We are committed to maintaining the health and safety of the people in our firm, our clients and our co-workers during the Covid-19 pandemic.  Here are the steps we are taking to protect our common safety and wellbeing. Please check this page from time to time for updates to Ethos Law Group LLP’s Covid-19 Safety…

Court affirms public health focus of supervised drug consumption legislation

We’re proud to have joined forces with Pivot Legal Society to represent the Canadian Drug Policy Coalition in its intervention in Chinatown and Area Business Association v. Attorney General of Canada, 2019 FC 236. The Business Association sought judicial review of exemptions from the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act granted by Canada’s Minister of Health in respect of…

Jury at Coroner’s Inquest urges police and government action to avoid future deaths

The jury sitting at the Inquest into the death of Lisa Cheryl Dudley issued a set of strong recommendations to presiding Coroner Brynne Redford yesterday.  Most of the recommendations are aimed at improving police responses to reports  of “shots fired” and other events that may involve grievous injury.   Other recommendations are aimed at improving the ability…