Pardons Canada – DUI: A Story of Punishment and Redemption

pardons.org Perhaps the most common criminal charge in Canada is DUI or Impaired Driving.  This can be one of the most traumatic experiences in a persons life when they are convicted and realize the consequences of their actions. The burden of having a criminal record can weigh heavily on a person’s emotions and psyche.  Thankfully,…

Pardons Canada – The Privilege of Having a Pardon

pardons.org We are very fortunate to live in a country that gives its citizens a second chance in life. The criminal justice system in Canada is set up to give punishment but also redemption, in the case of a Canada Pardon. There has recently been a lot of media attention on a Pardon granted to…

Pardons Canada – Removing a Fraud Charge with a Canada Pardon

pardons.org We help many people obtain Pardons for criminal charges ranging from assault to fraud.  In many cases, having a criminal record has had a significant negative impact on the person’s life and they have learned their lessons the hard way. Thankfully, once a Pardon is granted, they can move forward with their lives without…

Pardons Canada – Getting a NEXUS Pass with a criminal record

www.pardon.org We have been getting many calls recently from people who are seeking to apply for a NEXUS pass so that they can travel more easily through the US Border. A NEXUS pass allow for immediate acceptance into the US without having to talk with a customs officer.  In other words, you don’t have to…

Pardons Canada – Getting a Pardon for Assault in Ontario

pardons.org Assault is probably the most common criminal charge in Canada.  If the police are called to the scene of the fight, they will charge someone regardless of whether the victim wishes to drop the charge immediately. Once you are fingerprinted, your name is in the system and can be seen in a criminal background…