Crossing the hard line between the judiciary and politics

By Brian Giesbrecht - Sr Fellow - Frontier Centre for Public Policy
February 17, 2018 - 7:08am Updated: February 17, 2018 - 10:02am

The jury trial of Gerald Stanley, charged with second-degree murder in the death of Colten Boushie, marks a new development in criminal law.

The trial itself was not unusual – a jury heard the evidence, deliberated and acquitted the Saskatchewan farmer.