Here are the three most-consulted English-language cases on CanLII for the week of November 14 – 21.
♨ 1. R. v. Pelech 2012 ABCA 134
 This appeal addresses the proposal that a trial judge needs to have in contemplation the rule in Hodge’s case, when considering evidence of impaired driving.
♨ 2. Bruni v. Bruni 2010 ONSC 6568
♨ 3. R. v. Maybin 2012 SCC 24
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 This appeal raises the question of when an intervening act by another person severs the causal connection between the accused’s act and the victim’s death, thereby absolving the accused of legal responsibility