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Indigenous Rights in Criminal Law

Includes legal rights specific to Aboriginal people under Canadian criminal law. This topic includes Gladue.

Legal Services and Information

Records for Indigenous Rights in Criminal Law
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Canada. Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime Facilitates access of victims to existing federal programs and services by providing them with information and referrals   Addresses complaints of victims about compliance with…
Ontario Legal Information Centre COVID-19 (May 7, 2020): Centre will no longer offer its services in person for the time being * legal information services remain available by telephone…
Ligne de soutien pour les femmes touchées par la violence - Femaide - Ligne de soutien pour les femmes touchées par la violence - Femaide COVID-19 (28 July 2021) The Francophone helpline for women dealing with violence remains open. Call 1 877-336-2433 for assistance.This information is regularly updated on their…
University of Ottawa - Community Legal Clinic Student Legal Aid Services Society clinic staffed by students and supervised by lawyers provides legal services to low-income members of the community conducts legal education…
Ticket Defence Program Community organization that provides juristic information and basic legal services for street-involved or homeless people * challenge the application of laws that are unjust to…
Parole Board of Canada - Clemency and Record Suspension Issues/grants/denies/revokes record suspensions and makes recommendations for clemencyNational office Follows the Criminal Records Act Supervises all record suspensions and clemency recommendationsRecord suspension Allows people who were…
Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime Assist victims and survivors of violent crimes by helping them: obtain needed services and resources deal with post-trial agencies obtain long-term emotional supportOther services includes:…
Elizabeth Fry Society of Ottawa COVID-19 (24 November 2021) Counsellors and caseworkers are still available virtually and over the phone * call 613-237-7427 or email info@efryottawa.com for supportThis information is…
Persons Against the Crime of Trafficking in Humans Non-governmental organization * recognizes human dignity and promotes the well-being of all trafficked persons, including persons who have been trafficked from other countries, as well…
John Howard Society of Ottawa Services for male and female youth and adult men and women in conflict with, or at risk of coming into conflict with the law Child…

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