The Alberta government is instructing prosecutors not to waste time and money on serious and violent cases – including first-degree murder – when they have only a “slim chance” of a conviction. Instead, they are being told to accept plea bargains to lesser offences. In minor cases, a police arrest with no prosecution at all […]
Any person under the age of 18 years who is charged with a criminal offence is entitled to the benefits provided under the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA).
The YCJA recognizes that youth are at a stage in their lives where they are not fully developed intellectually and therefore are entitled to leniency under the law. […]
Domestic violence is a serious problem in our society and York Region has it`s fair share of such cases. Newmarket has a Domestic Court set up for Tuesdays and Wednesdays in 102 court starting at 9:30am. Your first appearance in this court is usually an administrative one where you will receive your […]
I’ve registered for the Ride to Conquer Cancer (June 13 & 14) benefiting the Princess Margaret Cancer Center! I’m committed to riding 200 kilometres in two days from Toronto to Niagara Falls, and to raise at least $2,500.
Now that the event is getting closer, I want to ramp up my fundraising.
I want to thank […]
Domenic Manzo has had a presence in the Newmarket Courts for over 20 years as criminal defence counsel and as a part-time Crown Attorney. As such, he is familiar with all of the presiding Judges, Justices of the Peace and Crown Attorneys. Domenic has also defended youth and adult clients with drug offences and charges […]