Sawbonna: Victim Impact Statement 41 Years Later

April 26, 2019 |

This post is about 700 words and can be read in 3 minutes. Margot Van Sluytman is a well known Canadian advocate for restorative justice, based on her experience following the murder of her father.  She recently posted this moving...

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I Am More Than a Criminal Record

March 7, 2019 |

This post is about 800 words and can be read in 3-4 minutes. Although most people think that the court sentence is the hardest part of being convicted of a crime, for many of the millions of Canadians who have...

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High rates of child abuse among Canadians in jail

February 23, 2019 |

This post is 700 words and can be read in about 3 minutes. Canadian jails and prisons are full of people who experienced various forms of abuse while they were themselves children, according to a summary of research recently published...

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