Timothy Clarke Anthony v. Her Majesty the Queen

(Ontario) (Criminal) (By Leave)


Criminal law - Criminal law — Judicial interim release — Whether the Gladue principles apply — Whether the case law is inconsistent regarding whether the Gladue principles apply at bail and how those principles should be applied — Whether the inconsistent application of the Gladue principles by the lower courts is frustrating the issues that the Gladue decision was designed to ameliorate.


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The applicant is an Aboriginal person. The applicant was charged with a number of offences after a high speed car chase with police. The applicant has a lengthy criminal record and had outstanding charges. The Justice of the Peace denied bail pending trial. Edwards J. dismissed the application for bail review.