Criminal justice / justice criminelle


Alberta Courts Continue to Face Backlog of Cases— Local Lawyer Responds with an Initiative to Hire More Masters

One of the primary issues faced by courts in Alberta is the amount of time it takes for a case to be heard. Last year Alberta Justice Minister Kathleen Ganley declared the government’s intention to…

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The Status of Québec’s Two-Year Inquiry into the Treatment of Indigenous People

Canadians and Quebeckers may recall the horrifying allegations that emerged from Val-d’Or, Québec in 2015: Aboriginal women in the community accused provincial police officers of at least two decades of sexual assault. These allegations initially…

Le président philippin Rodrigo Duterte dans l’eau chaude

La Procureure générale de la Cour pénale internationale, Fatou Bensouda, vient tout juste d’annoncer, plus tôt ce mois-ci, l’ouverture d’un examen préliminaire relativement aux possibles crimes contre l’humanité du régime du président philippin, Rodrigo Duterte….