Court Closures: November 12 – December 11, 2020

Manitoba Provincial Courts have suspended all out-of-custody matters, both adult and youth, for the duration of November 12 – December 11, 2020, or until further notice. This applies to trials, sentencings, and regular “docket” appearances in PTC or “remand” court in Winnipeg where the accused person is not in jail. For “circuit courts”, such as … More Court Closures: November 12 – December 11, 2020

How to Enter Winnipeg Provincial Court at 408 York Avenue During 2019-2020 Construction

NOTE: There are Green Signs on the floor which will direct you if you’re wondering where to go. Don’t go to 408 York. Instead, go to 405 Broadway, Winnipeg (AKA the Woodsworth Building). Go through Security. (And please don’t go through with any “questionable items” — you will be searched). Continue on to the elevators. … More How to Enter Winnipeg Provincial Court at 408 York Avenue During 2019-2020 Construction

What Happens When I am Charged with a Domestic Assault?

Upon Arrest When the police arrest someone for a domestic assault, they can either decide to release you or decide to keep you in their custody. If they decide to release you, that means that you are granted “bail” through what is called a “Promise to Appear” (with your court date) and an “Undertaking to … More What Happens When I am Charged with a Domestic Assault?