Publications

Access to Justice Measurement Framework

Date: 08/29/2017
Authors: Yvon Dandurand, Years: 2017 Document Types: Resource Material Policies: Justice Efficiency

A2JBC is proposing a measurement framework to support a shared approach to monitoring and evaluating improvements in access to justice in British Columbia. The framework is inspired by a Triple Aim approach originally developed in the health sector. It is a flexible framework that can be used by justice system stakeholders in BC to align their various monitoring and evaluation efforts, and to learn from each other’s experience with access to justice innovation.

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Documenting the Experience and the Successes of First Nations Courts in British Columbia

Date: 06/25/2017
Authors: Yvon Dandurand, Guest Authors: Annette Vogt Years: 2017 Document Types: Research Report Policies: Criminal Justice Systems

The purpose of the present review is to establish the nature and extent of the data currently being collected with respect to the FNCs, taking into account the differences and variations among them. The goal is also to identify data gaps and suggest additional data elements that could be collected in order to guide the future development of the FNCs and eventually be able to assess their success.

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Corruption in Canada: Reviewing Practices from Abroad to Improve Our Response

Date: 04/01/2017
Authors: Gerry Ferguson, Years: 2017 Document Types: Research Report Policies: Anti-Corruption

ICCLR is pleased to share an update to the report "Corruption in Canada: Reviewing Practices from Abroad to Improve our Response". Initially prepared by ICCLR Senior Associate Eileen Skinnider in March 2012, this report is an updated version prepared by Professor Gerry Ferguson, also a Senior Associate of the Centre.

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Exemptions from Mandatory Minimum Penalties: Recent Developments in Selected Countries

Date: 03/01/2017
Authors: Yvon Dandurand, Guest Authors: Ruben Timmerman, Tracee Mathison-Midgley Years: 2017 Document Types: Research Report Policies: Justice Efficiency

This report highlights the application of mandatory minimum penalties and reviews the experience of selected jurisdictions where exemptions or other forms of relief have been instituted.

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Exceptions aux Peines Minimales Obligatoires: Les Développements Récents dans certains Pays

Date: 03/01/2017
Authors: Yvon Dandurand, Guest Authors: Ruben Timmerman, Tracee Mathison-Midgley Years: 2017 Document Types: Research Report Policies: Justice Efficiency

Le présent rapport met en lumière l'application des peines minimales obligatoires et examine l'expérience de certains États où des exceptions ou d'autres formes de dispenses ont été introduites.

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Improved Response to Labour Trafficking

Date: 03/01/2017
Authors: Vivienne ChinYvon Dandurand, Guest Authors: Laura Wilson Years: 2017 Document Types: Research Report Policies: Victims of Violence

This note summarizes the findings of consultations and research conducted by the ICCLR since 2013. It identifies the challenges typically encountered in preventing and responding to incidents of human trafficking for the purpose of labour exploitation and offers suggestions on how to improve our current response.

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The Impact of Sentencing and Other Judicial Decisions on the Children of Parents in Conflict with the Law: Implications for Sentencing Reform

Date: 02/01/2017
Authors: Yvon Dandurand, Guest Authors: Hayli Millar Years: 2017 Document Types: Research Report Policies: Criminal Justice Systems

This report highlights the growing influence of an evolving international legal standard establishing a yet to be fully defined requirement for criminal courts to systematically recognize and consider the best interests of a child when sentencing a parent or a legal guardian.

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Global Corruption: Law, Theory and Practice

Date: 01/31/2017
Authors: Gerry Ferguson, Years: 2017 Document Types: Book Policies: Anti-Corruption

An Open Access Coursebook on Legal Regulation of Global Corruption under International Conventions and under US, UK and Canadian Law.

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Doors Wide Open: Corruption and Real Estate in Four Key Markets

Date: 01/01/2017
Years: 2017, Document Types: Research Report Policies: Anti-Corruption

This report identifies the main problems related to real estate and money laundering in Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States and finds that, despite international commitments, current rules and practices are inadequate to mitigate the risks and detect money laundering in the real estate sector.

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The Enemy is Us: Understanding Corruption, Money Laundering and Organized Crime – Presentation

Date: 10/28/2016
Guest Authors: Margaret E. Beare, Years: 2016 Document Types: Conference Material Policies: Anti-Corruption

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