Welcoming Kirk Makin as the New Co-President of Innocence Canada

Dec 21st, 2017 - News/Press

KIRK VICTOR MAKIN is a freelance writer and media consultant. Kirk graduated with a journalism degree from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute in 1979 where he was the editor-in-chief of the Eyeopener from 1977-78. Prior to joining the Globe in Mail in 1979 he was employed as a fish cannery worker, fisherman,...

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LAO Signs Funding Agreement With Innocence Canada

Dec 21st, 2017 - News/Press

Legal Aid Ontario has announced a funding agreement of $100,000 over the course of two years to Innocence Canada for post-conviction legal services and education.

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Innocence Canada Refocuses

Feb 01st, 2018 - News/Press

A major thrust to cut delays and move cases of potential innocence forward more rapidly is heralding changes from top to bottom of the organization.

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Canadian Government Proposes Changes to the Criminal Justice System

Mar 29th, 2018 - News/Press

On March 29, 2018, Canada’s Minister of Justice and Attorney General, The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould introduced legislation with the intent of improving and modernizing Canada's criminal justice system. 

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