Rising…

March 28, 2021 Lawyer’s Daily - Ian Burns Correctional service response to COVID-19 violates rights of incarcerated persons, lawsuit alleges Seven prisoners, present and former, have filed a lawsuit claiming constitutional and human rights … [Read more...]

Say it ain’t so…

Dec 20, 2020 Toronto Star - Alyshah Hasham Legal groups say Ontario misled public with claim it reduced inmate population by 30 per cent early in pandemic There’s a lot, to rely on an old jail joke, depends on the way you tell the story.  Two … [Read more...]

Mistakes and consequences…

May 17, 2016 Toronto Star – Daniel Brown Inmate suffering during lockdowns being used as a bargaining chip -Persistent lockdowns create inhuman conditions and are mainly used as a bureaucratic solution to staff shortages Two inmates in … [Read more...]

Peacemaker or warrior…

     July 12, 2015 Toronto Star – Michael Valpy Peacemaker or warrior? Canada faces identity crisis  Valpy recalls Allan Gotlieb’s discussion in the 70’s around the mythology buried in the Canadian identity.  The Danes make good … [Read more...]