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Call for Papers for Canadian International Lawyer Volume 11(2)

February 3, 2016 Canadian International Lawyer invites proposals for papers for its Volume 11(2). CIL welcomes submissions of original articles, case commentaries, practice notes, treaties and legal developments on significant current issues of international law in French or English. In addition to Volume 11(2) submissions, CIL also welcomes articles dealing with the following topics: The […]

by ahnationtalk on February 4, 2016404 Views

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Media Advisory: Ontario’s Police Chiefs to Launch Public Awareness Campaign Against Growing, Sophisticated Threats Posed by Tax, Utilities, and Other Scams

February 3, 2016 (Toronto, ON) – The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) will kick off its annual Crime Prevention Campaign by raising the alarm over increasingly sophisticated scams that are defrauding victims of millions of dollars. Date:               Thursday, February 4, 2016 Location:       Toronto Centre Tax Services Office, Canada Revenue Agency, 1 Front Street […]

by pmnationtalk on February 4, 2016319 Views

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AFN Bulletin – Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls – AFN Pre-Inquiry Forum in Edmonton, Alberta

AFN Bulletin – Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women & Girls – AFN Pre-Inquiry Forum in Edmonton, Alberta AFN Pre-Inquiry Forum – February 4, 2016: Edmonton Marriott River Cree Resort In preparation for the National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG), the Assembly of First Nations (AFN), together with the AFN national […]

by ahnationtalk on January 29, 2016629 Views

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Association of Native Child and Family Service Agencies of Ontario Applauds Historic Human Rights Tribunal Ruling

Association of Native Child and Family Service Agencies of Ontario Applauds Historic Human Rights Tribunal Ruling January 27, 2016, TORONTO, ON    The Association of Native Child and Family Service Agencies of Ontario (ANCFSAO) and its members welcome and applaud the historic ruling by the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT). The CHRT decision, issued on January […]

by pmnationtalk on January 28, 2016749 Views

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Canada’s Denial of Adequate Services Discriminates Against On-Reserve First Nation Children and Families, Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Rules

For Immediate Release January 27, 2016 Canada’s Denial of Adequate Services Discriminates Against On-Reserve First Nation Children and Families, Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Rules OTTAWA – The Indigenous Bar Association (IBA) congratulates the efforts of Dr. Cindy Blackstock of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada, as well as, Assembly of First […]

by ahnationtalk on January 27, 2016602 Views

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*Update* NAPS Crime Unit executes arrest warrent in Calgary, AB

Date of Release: January 22, 2016 (Sioux Lookout, ON) On January 21, 2016, the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service North West Region Crime Unit laid additional charges of sexual assault and sexual interference against Casey MACDONALD of Calgary, Alberta. MACDONALD will next appear in court on March 11, 2016, in Kenora, Ontario. On October 9, 2015, the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 25, 2016399 Views

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AFN National Chief Welcomes B.C. Supreme Court Decision Reaffirming Duty to Consult and Accommodate First Nations

January 14, 2016 AFN National Chief Welcomes B.C. Supreme Court Decision Reaffirming Duty to Consult and Accommodate First Nations (Ottawa, ON) – Assembly of First Nations (AFN) National Chief Perry Bellegarde welcomes the decision by the B.C. Supreme Court that the province failed in its duty to properly consult and accommodate First Nations on the […]

by ahnationtalk on January 15, 2016406 Views

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Moose Cree First Nation and the Nishnawbe-Aski Nation Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Moose Cree First Nation and the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding to underscore their joint commitment to fight drug trafficking, and to work together to ensure a safe and healthy community. “Today is a significant day for our community. Our people have been clear that they want steps taken […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 2016433 Views

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2016 Access to Justice Fund Call for Applications

The Law Foundation of Ontario invites applications from non-profit organizations across Canada to the Access to Justice Fund (ATJF) for projects addressing legal needs of or relating to: Children and youth Consumers Public legal education, intake and referral Racialized groups Refugees Letters of Intent are due April 1, 2016. Full details can be found here. […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 2016503 Views

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NAPS Intercepts drugs destined for Eabametoong, One Male charged

January 11, 2016 (Thunder Bay, ON) On Sunday, January 10, 2016, the Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service Drug Unit received information about drugs destined for the First Nation community of Eabametoong and further investigation resulted in one man being charged. Police investigation resulted in the seizure of Percocet prescription pills, Suboxone pills and Marihuana. The estimated northern […]

by ahnationtalk on January 12, 2016482 Views

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