Government accountability / L’imputabilité du gouvernement








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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…


New ICC Investigations on the Philippines and Venezuela

The International Criminal Court (ICC) investigates some of the most severe international crimes including genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. Under the Rome Statute, it is the duty of the ICC to investigate and…


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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…