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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Honouring Florence Driskell

Aug 31st, 2018 - News/Press

On August 26, 2018 Jim Driskell’s beloved mother and champion, Florence Cecile Driskell passed away at 85 years of age.

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O’Neil Blackett: Innocence Canada’s 22nd Exoneree

Oct 16th, 2018 - News/Press

On October 2, 2018, O’Neil Blackett joined the Innocence Canada family as the 22nd person to be exonerated with the support of Innocence Canada. O’Neil’s day in court fell on another important day for the wrongly convicted around the globe, the 5th annual wrongful conviction day.

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Rob Sanderson Denied Bail

Oct 18th, 2018 - News/Press

Robert Sanderson, whose 1996 murder conviction is being investigated as a "likely" miscarriage of justice has been denied bail while he awaits the federal justice minister's review of his case.

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