The middle ground…

    Oct. 1, 2015  National Newswatch – Don Lenihan Progressive leadership for the future  The notion of wedge politics or polarization and divisiveness as a political goal has been frequently raised during this federal election.  Lenihan, … [Read more...]

Surcharge failure…

   May 25, 2014    iPolitics – Steve Sullivan The feds victims’ surcharge law is a dismal failure  Canada’s first appointed Ombudsman for Victims of Crimes has a rather pointed opinion on the struggle between the federal government … [Read more...]

A broken systerm…

   Mar 27, 2014  Toronto Star – Catherine Latimer, Executive Director of the John Howard Society of Canada. How long will Ottawa ignore our broken prison system?   Latimer remarks on the failure to act on the recs that came from the … [Read more...]

Unconstitutional sentencing…

   Mar 25, 2014 Canadian Law Times – Charlotte Santry NWT judge takes aim at Truth in Sentencing provisions  Justice Garth Malakoe of the Territorial Court of the Northwest Territories has ruled that the provisions of the Truth in … [Read more...]