Slaw – A Prosecutor’s Continuing Duty to Evaluate Evidence

As has been widely reported, the Hearing Panel dismissed all six of the charges against Mr. Sukonick and Ms. DeMerchant for conflict of interest stemming out of their representation of Hollinger International Inc. and related parties in, inter alia, the sale of Hollinger newspaper assets to CanWest. The hearing extended over two-and-a-half years, and necessitated 130 days of hearing. The judgment was under reserve for over nine months.

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