New DUI Legislation & Its Impact on Convicted Permanent Residents of Canada

Along with the major legal changes surrounding permitting cannabis consumption in Canada, the criminal lawyers at Phoenix Legal have uncovered equally important restrictions in this area. On June 21, 2018, Bill C-46 came into force across Canada and becomes effective on December 18, 2018. The bill provides serious consequences for driving under the influence (DUI) of drugs and/or alcohol and has an even greater impact on non-citizens in Canada.