Citizen Arrest

Brian Knight Case Shows Judges Can't Judge Between Right and Wrong

Peter Worthington | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

What sort of a world do the people who run our courts live in? For defending and recovering his property, Brian Knight was convicted of criminal negligence causing bodily harm and sentenced to 90 days -- three times the sentence that the thief got. How dare this guy be saddled with a criminal record for doing what most of us hope we'd do if we were confronted with the same circumstances that faced Brian Knight.

Citizen's Arrest Changes Coming

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservative government has reintroduced a bill that would define self-defence and citizen's arrest.Justice Minister Rob Nicholson says c...