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January 2020

Asper Centre Public Interest Lunch – Substantive Equality in Sentencing

January 22, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
J125 Jackman Law Building

The Asper Centre recently intervened in two cases before the Ontario Court of Appeal involving the criminal sentencing of marginalized people. Despite the Supreme Court of Canada’s aspirations in Gladue, Indigenous people in Canada continue to be criminalized and incarcerated at alarming rates. In particular, the over representation of Indigenous women in prisons has increased substantially over the past 10 years. Though their historical circumstances are different, Black Canadians also experience significant systemic discrimination and bias when dealing with police,…

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February 2020

Morris A. Gross Memorial Lecture – Jean Teillet

February 27, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
J250 Jackman Law Building

The Morris A. Gross Memorial Lecture was established in memory of the late Morris A. Gross by the law firm Minden Gross LLP and by members of his family, friends and professional associates. The intention of the lectureship is to, every two years, bring to the Faculty of Law a distinguished scholar or a member of the practicing bar or bench for discussion with the student body and Faculty, and to deliver the bi-annual Morris A. Gross Memorial Lecture. This…

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