S Law

LawText

Family Law Modernization Report Recommends Innovative Pilot Project to Improve Outcomes for Children and Families

June 08, 2018 Manitoba Will Use Report to Establish Groundbreaking Family Law Reforms: Stefanson Following consultations with families, mediators, lawyers, service organizations and many other stakeholders, the Manitoba government has released a report focused on modernizing Manitoba’s family law system, Justice Minister Heather Stefanson announced today. “Our government is committed to being a Canadian leader […]

by pmnationtalk on June 11, 201812 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Legal news Roundup – May 11, 2018 – Canadian Lawyer

Canadian Tire goes international with $985-million purchase of Helly Hansen, Financial Post Yukon bureaucrat said he was fired for blowing the whistle on racism within government, Toronto Star Labrador woman stuck after Air Canada rejects Indigenous ID for return flight, CBC News Read More: http://www.canadianlawyermag.com/legalfeeds/author/patricia-cancilla/legal-news-roundup-may-11-2018-15721/

by ahnationtalk on May 11, 201834 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Legal news Roundup – May 10, 2018 – Canadian Lawyer

Canada Man accused in Toronto van attack to appear in court this morning, Canadian Press Investigation clears Green Party leader Elizabeth May of workplace harassment, Toronto Star Missing, murdered Indigenous women inquiry lags in repaying counselling costs, Globe and Mail Read More: http://www.canadianlawyermag.com/legalfeeds/author/patricia-cancilla/legal-news-roundup-may-10-2018-15714/

by ahnationtalk on May 10, 201824 Views

Read More
LawText

University of Winnipeg: International conference examines access to justice

May 03, 2018 Featured speakers open and free to all – May 9 to 11, 2018 Participants from across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean and Africa will be gathering at The University of Winnipeg next week to explore barriers many people face in accessing justice. Recent trials stemming from the deaths of Tina Fontaine […]

by pmnationtalk on May 4, 201830 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

BR Mba Cannabis Law – CP

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire Mar 21, 2018 WINNIPEG – When recreational marijuana becomes legal later this year, about the only place Manitobans will be able to smoke it is at home. The Progressive Conservative government has introduced a bill that would forbid people from smoking or vaping cannabis in almost all public areas. That […]

by ahnationtalk on March 21, 201839 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Crown won’t appeal acquittal of accused in Tina Fontaine case – Advocate Daily

WINNIPEG — Manitoba Justice says the Crown will not appeal the acquittal of a man who was accused of killing 15-year-old Tina Fontaine. The Crown says in a statement that only errors in law can be appealed when someone is found not guilty. “After a critical review … by the Manitoba Prosecution Service’s appeal unit […]

by ahnationtalk on March 14, 201851 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Crown’s ‘very thin case’ against Raymond Cormier made conviction unlikely, lawyers say – CBC

Charged with 2nd-degree murder in death of Tina Fontaine, 15, Cormier was acquitted by jury Thursday Feb 23, 2018 While the acquittal of Raymond Cormier on a charge of second-degree murder in the death of Tina Fontaine shocked many people, legal experts say there wasn’t much else the jury could do. “This was a very […]

by ahnationtalk on February 23, 201874 Views

Read More
Assembly of First NationsText

Statement from National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Second Reading of Bill 262, An Act to Harmonize Canada’s laws with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Statement from National Chief Perry Bellegarde on Second Reading of Bill 262, An Act to Harmonize Canada’s laws with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples February 8, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde released the following statement following the second reading of Bill 262 – […]

by pmnationtalk on February 8, 2018290 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Interim board of directors for National Council for Reconciliation named – The Lawyer’s Daily

December 18, 2017 In an effort to advance Canada’s commitment to implementing the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action (CTA), the federal government appointed six members to the interim board of directors for the National Council for Reconciliation. Of the six, four hold law degrees. Grand Chief Wilton Littlechild, a former commissioner on the Truth and Reconciliation […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 201782 Views

Read More
LawAudio

Manitoba Commits to Significant Family Law Reform with a Focus on Wellness for Families

October 18, 2017 Advisory Committee Chaired by Allan Fineblit, Expert in Dispute Resolution and Former Long-time CEO of Law Society of Manitoba: Minister The Manitoba government is committing to reform the current family law system in Manitoba in order to make it more accessible, and improve wellness and outcomes for families, Justice Minister Heather Stefanson […]

by pmnationtalk on October 18, 2017148 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More