Canadian Courts

Trudeau Needs The Courage To Reform Our Criminal Justice System

Dyanoosh Youssefi | Posted 11.24.2015 | Canada Politics
Dyanoosh Youssefi

The current system has tremendous shortcomings -- it abandons victims, leaving them to heal alone, at times powerless, and without any meaningful answers. There is a better way to help victims heal and to hold offenders accountable for their acts while empowering them to improve their lives. That alternative is restorative justice.

Digital World Leaves This Canadian Sector Behind

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.28.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - Technology is transforming the legal landscape in many countries, cutting down on lawyers' fees, saving time for just about anyone who sets...

Lady Justice, You're a Fickle Mistress

Peter Worthington | Posted 07.17.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

Three odd cases of "justice" are in the news these days, all of them likely to make those who don't commit crimes uneasy. No sane person wants an innocent person wrongly convicted (hence the abolishment of the death penalty). By the same token, no sane person wants a guilty person freed on a technicality. Marian Andrzejewski, Byron Sonne and Michael Rafferty all made headlines for their less-than-usual cases.