Friends Who Argue

R. v. Chouhan with Cate Martell and Janani Shanmuganathan

April 07, 2021 Various Season 1 Episode 7
Friends Who Argue
R. v. Chouhan with Cate Martell and Janani Shanmuganathan
Show Notes

Join Jean-Simon Schoenholz of Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP as he speaks to Cate Martell (@catemartell) and Janani Shanmuganathan (@_JananiS) about R. v. Chouhan, a recent appeal regarding the constitutionality of abolishing peremptory challenges in jury selection heard by the Supreme Court Canada.

Cate Martell (www.martelldefence.com) acted as co-counsel with Jill Presser to intervene on behalf of The Advocates’ Society, and Janani Shanmuganathan, partner at Goddard & Shanmuganathan (www.gsllp.ca), intervened on behalf of the South Asian Bar Association of Toronto.

For more information about The Advocates' Society intervention in R. v. Chouhan go to https://www.advocates.ca/TAS/Advocacy_Pages/Advocacy_Pages/Select_Interventions.aspx