Sexual Assault Training for Canadian Judges: Holding Their Feet to the Fire

Gary Clement, National Post Rona Ambrose’s Private Members Bill – Judicial Accountability Through Sexual Assault Law Training Act – brilliantly abbreviated as the JUST Act – got one step closer to becoming law when the House of Commons passed it unanimously on May 15th and sent it back to the Senate. The drive behind the Bill comes from the outrage and disgust following  followed the comments of Robin Camp in a sexual assault trial in 2014 and the long, tortuous and at times [...]

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