Tag: dui

Canada: DUI offences and Canadian immigration

Canada: DUI Offences And Canadian Immigration Last Updated: January 31 2019 Article by Daniel C. Lee Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP Your LinkedIn Connections at Firm http://www.mondaq.com/canada/x/776832/work+visas/DUI+Offences+and+Canadian+Immigration There has been a change to how DUI offences are classified in Canada, further preventing entry into Canada of US individuals with DUI convictions. In the past, foreign workers from […]

Long road to recovery for family of girl killed in drunk driving crash

Lux Peyton Gomez, 5, died of injuries sustained in a King Township crash on Aug. 4, 2018. A man has been charged with impaired driving causing death. (Ogden Funeral Home) The family of a five-year-old girl killed by an alleged drunk driver have yet to recover from what will be a “very difficult journey,” family […]

‘A lot of people facing potential deportation’ under upcoming changes to DUI penalties: immigration lawyer

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/manitoba-impaired-driving-penalties-deportation-1.4917026 Mathew Joseph tries to explain Canada’s new laws on impaired driving to a group of Winnipeg teenagers, most of whom came to Canada as refugees. He’s a permanent resident, so the amendments to Canada’s Criminal Code could affect him, too. (Karen Pauls/CBC News) On Dec. 18, amendments to the Criminal Code come into effect that will increase the […]

Drunk driver Marco Muzzo, who killed 3 kids and their grandfather, denied day and full parole

https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2018/11/07/convicted-drunk-driver-marco-muzzo-who-killed-3-kids-and-their-grandfather-set-for-parole-hearing-today.html?li_source=LI&li_medium=star_web_ymbii Marco Muzzo, right, seen here at the Newmarket courthouse in a Feb. 4, 2016, file photo, was denied day and full parole at a Wednesday hearing.  (CHRISTOPHER KATSAROV / THE CANADIAN PRESS)