Mandatory Minimum Sentences – Opinion Piece by Michael Mulligan

prisonbars1An opinion piece in the Times Colonist by Victoria BC Criminal Lawyer Michael Mulligan on the unfairness that can results from the imposition of mandatory minimum sentences. The Supreme Court of Canada recently dealt with the constitutionality of mandatory jail sentences for gun offences.

http://www.timescolonist.com/opinion/columnists/michael-t-mulligan-mandatory-minimum-sentences-are-unjust-1.1826385