Domestic Violence Laws in Canada

Under Canadian law, persons accused of domestic violence may face prosecution under the Canadian Criminal Code for acts of violence or abuse. In addition, under provincial laws, disobeying protection orders or applying for a protection order under pretense may lead to criminal charges. Below is everything victims and persons accused of domestic violence in Canada … Read more

Domestic Violence Laws Alberta

Under Canadian law, domestic violence may result in summary or indictable offense charges including assault, abduction, homicide, sexual assault, child pornography, and trafficking in persons. In addition, Alberta’s Clare’s law gives residents the right to get information about their partners. What is the penalty for domestic violence in Alberta? You may get a protection order … Read more