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Dedication of Donald Marshall Jr. Centre for Justice and Reconciliation

Jul 10th, 2018 - News/Press

A ceremony was held on June 21, 2018 to open a superior court on the Wagmatcook Reserve. The court is located inside the Wagmatcook Cultural and Heritage Centre in Wagmatcook, Nova Scotia. This court is believed to be the first of its type in Canada.    

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Indigenous Court Honours Donald Marshall Jr

Jun 21st, 2018 - News/Press

Donald Marshall Jr. is one of Canada’s most well-known cases of wrongful conviction. His case is significant for many reasons, perhaps most importantly:

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Maria R. Shepherd Innocence Canada’s new Director

Jun 18th, 2018 - News/Press

Innocence Canada is pleased to announce that Maria R. Shepherd has been elected to the Board of Directors for a three year term.

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Wrongful Conviction Day 2018

May 30th, 2018 - Events

Innocence Canada is recognizing two milestones of our organization on Wednesday, October 3, 2018: the 5th anniversary of Wrongful Conviction Day and the 25th anniversary of our organization. We have a lot to celebrate this year.

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