FASD & the Justice System

R. v CL, 2017 ONSC 1329 (Ellies J.)

Trial of accused for sexual interference and invitation to sexual touching - concerns about collusion between two of the complainants - one complainant testified to having FASD, short-term memory loss and flashbacks - memory loss plus discussion of evidence with other complainant makes it impossible to conclude on a balance of probabilities that evidence not tainted