June 20, 2023
Amendments come into force that create an authorization scheme to permit the government to deliver property and services to the benefit of terrorist groups.
April 1, 2023
The name of the inferior court of Alberta changes from Provincial Court of Alberta to Alberta Court of Justice. 
January 14, 2023
Bill S-4 amending various provisions relating to COVID, including the use of remote proceedings, came into force.
January 1, 2023
The Criminal Law Notebook is among several winners of the 2022 Clawbies!
December 15, 2022
Two new offences relating to trafficking in human organs came into force.
November 17, 2022
Amendments come into force that removes minimum jail sentences for various firearms, weapons and drug trafficking-related offences and expands conditional sentence eligibility to include most previously ineligible offences. It also introduced Part I.1 to the CDSA, which directs police and Crown to consider non-criminal options for all drug possession offences.
October 28, 2022
Supreme Court of Canada in R v Ndhlovu, 2022 SCC 38 (CanLII), per Karakatsanis and Martin JJ strikes down the provisions requiring offenders convicted of multiple sexual offences to be put on the sexual offender registry for life. The law violated s. 7 of the Charter for being "overbroad".
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