Marie Manikis and Kaitlyn O’Shaughnessy

Marie Manikis joined the Faculty of Law of McGill University in 2013 after completing a DPhil in law at the University of Oxford. She teaches and researches Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure and Sentencing. She can be reached at marie.manikis@mcgill.ca

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The Mandatory Costs of Mandatory Minimum Sentences in Canada

The Mandatory Costs of Mandatory Minimum Sentences in Canada

Another day another mandatory minimum struck down. In Lloyd, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that a one-year mandatory minimum sentence that applied to drug trafficking offenders with a prior conviction was a cruel and unusual ...