Monthly Archives: February 2019

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BCCLA Fights for Expansion of Medically Assisted Dying Law

By |February 28th, 2019|Blogs|

In 2016 Bill C-14 was passed by the Parliament of Canada, which amended the Canadian Criminal Code to legalize both medically assisted dying and assisted suicide laws in Canada.  Formally [...]

Supreme Court Finds Prisoner Risk Assessment Tests Biased

By |February 13th, 2019|Blogs|

When an inmate is first placed in the custody of Correctional Service Canada (CSC) a full intake assessment is used to review the information provided by the police and the [...]