Casey Anthoney aquitted, to be free in 6 days

Casey Anthoney and her lawyer

Casey Anthoney, after being acquitted for her toddler daughter's death, was sentenced Thursday to four one-year terms for lying to the police. Due to time already served, the 25 year old is to be released in less than a week.

She has 30 days to file any notice of appeal.

The hearing followed the 25-year-old's acquittal Tuesday on the three most serious charges against her — the first-degree murder of daughter Caylee Anthony, aggravated child abuse and manslaugher.

Enhancement to the Guaranteed Income Supplement

As part of the Budget 2011 that received Royal Assent on June 26th 2011, the Government of Canada has announced an enhancement to the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS).

As of July 2011, eligible seniors will receive additional annual benefits of up to $600 for a single senior and up to $840 for couples. These seniors will have their GIS or Allowance benefits automatically adjusted to reflect the change (no application required). Service Canada will notify seniors if they are eligible for the enhancement to the GIS.

Introduction

Legal Drinking Age in Canada

The legal drinking age in Canada varies by province.

CANADIAN CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS

Whereas Canada is founded upon principles that recognize the supremacy of God and the rule of law:

Constitution of Canada

The Constitution of Canada is the supreme law in Canada. The interpretation of the Constitution is called the Canadian constitutional law.

The composition of the Constitution of Canada is defined in subsection 52(2) of the Constitution Act, 1982 as consisting of

CONSTITUTION ACT, 1867

30 & 31 Victoria, c. 3. (U.K.)

(Consolidated with amendments)

An Act for the Union of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick, and the Government thereof; and for Purposes connected therewith (29th March 1867)

Whereas the Provinces of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick have expressed their Desire to be federally united into One Dominion under the Crown of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, with a Constitution similar in Principle to that of the United Kingdom:

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