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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 Ombudsperson for Victims of Crime Independent resource for victims facilitates access of victims to existing federal programs and services by providing them with information and referrals addresses complaints of victims…
Fem'aide - Ligne de soutien pour les femmes touchées par la violence - Fem'aide - Ligne de soutien pour les femmes touchées par la violence Crisis intervention services free, confidential 24-hour support and crisis line for French-speaking women, victims and survivors of violence of any form emotional and psychological support…
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 an…
Ottawa. City Operations - Ottawa Police Service - Victim Support Unit Early intervention and crisis intervention needs assessment safety planning referrals to community services enhanced support for vulnerable victims reference to VQRP+Victim Quick Response Program+ (VQRP+)…
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…
Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime Victims support groupServices help to obtain needed services and resources help navigating criminal justice continuum deal with post-trial agencies (Correctional Service Canada and Parole Board…
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 as…
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…
Ottawa Victim Services - Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario COVID-19 (22 March 2022): In-person services have been suspended or are limited. All other services provided remotely.On-site early intervention and crisis intervention needs assessment safety…

Social Services and Information

Ottawa Social Services