Cuts to Legal Aid Ontario
In 2019, the Provice of Ontario has cut Legal Aid funding for refugee and immigration matters. As unfortunate as this situation is, Vago Law Professional Corporation strives to ensure that those with low means of support will still receive high quality representation and get access to justice. Please inquire with Vago Law about potential ways to address the situation with Legal Aid.
New impaired driving and marijuana-related penalties could affect immigration status
On December 18, 2018, Canada's new impaired driving penalties took effect. Most impaired driving offences will then be considered serious crimes in Canada. The maximum penalty for most impaired driving offences will increase from 5 to 10 years. As such, the impact of these new penalties could carry with it significant immigration consequences including deportation. Please inquire as to how Vago Law could assist your case if you have been charged with impaired driving and are concerned about immgiration consequences.