Tag: Angela Chaisson

Angela Chaisson Explains Weinstein Charges to Entertainment Tonight Canada

  • Posted by Angela Chaisson
  • On May 26, 2018
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Harvey Weinstein has been charged with two felony counts of first-degree rape and third-degree rape against two separate women. Entertainment Tonight interviewed Toronto criminal defence lawyer Angela Chaisson for her opinion on the Weinstein charges, including what they what these charges mean and how they differ, and the likelihood of Weinstein facing jail time. Weinstein’s lawyer says...

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Global News Canada Interviews Angela Chaisson on Bill Cosby Verdict

  • Posted by Angela Chaisson
  • On April 27, 2018
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A jury convicted Bill Cosby of three counts of aggravated indecent assault for sexually assaulting Toronto native Andrea Constand. Global News Canada's Abigail Bimman reports that dozens of his accusers feel vindicated. Toronto criminal defence lawyer Angela Chaisson explains that #MeToo has not changed the criminal law rules or the criminal justice system. Bill Cosby was convicted because of...
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National Post Newspaper Reports on Foulidis v. Mayor Rob Ford, Where Angela Chaisson is Counsel to Mr. Fouldis

Canada’s National Post newspaper reports on the closing arguments and Toronto litigation lawyer Angela Chaisson’s legal submissions in Foulidis v. Ford. This defamation case against Toronto Mayor Rob Ford garnered national attention and widespread news coverage.  Angela argued that Mayor Ford’s failure to name Mr. Foulidis carried no legal significance. Read full article
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