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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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Innocence Canada (formerly AIDWYC) Film

Dec 21st, 2017 - Innocence Canada Exclusives

Canadian Filmmaker Sammy Ray Welsh features AIDWYC clients in a new film

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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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Wrongful Conviction Round Table Report

Nov 30th, 2017 - Innocence Canada Exclusives

On February 10, 2017, Innocence Canada hosted a roundtable to discuss specific reforms to the criminal justice system that would aid in reducing the number of wrongful convictions. This report explains the need for the participants’ numerous recommendations.

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