2014 Faculty in the News Archive

Are you ready for CASL 2.0?
Source: InHouse
Author: Jennifer Brown
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Jon Festinger
Date: December 29, 2014
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Judges should be wary of leading public inquiries, says former justice Louis LeBel
Source: TheStar
Author: Tonda MacCharles
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: December 1, 2014
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The Supreme Court of Canada won't want this award
Source: National Post
Author: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: November 28, 2014
Full Story

What is Consensual Sex?
Source: CTV News Morning Live
Host: Keri Adams
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: November 27, 2014
Video

Harper reaches into Quebec bar for top jurist
Source: Cambridge Times
Author: Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: November 27, 2014
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Think tank names Supreme Court of Canada 'policy-maker of the year'
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: November 27, 2014
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Supreme Court named policymaker of the year
Source: Ottawa Citizen
Author: Ian Macleod
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: November 27, 2014
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Q&A: Benjamin Perrin on the influence of Canada's top court
Source: Ottawa Citizen
Author: Ian Macleod
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: November 27, 2014
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Supreme Court as Policy-Maker
Source: CPAC PrimeTime Politics
Host: Peter Van Dusen
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: November 27, 2014
Start Watching at 16:16

Opinion: Affordable housing key election issue
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: November 12, 2014
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Too far to be fair? Judge's decision to order forced psychiatric evaluation in Baby M case raises uncomfortable questions
Source: Edmonton Journal
Author: Paula Simons
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Isabel Grant
Date: November 13, 2014
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Right turn, Clyde
Source: The Province
Author: I.M GreNãda
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: November 9, 2014
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Extra eyes on autopsies needed
Source: Winnipeg Free Press
Author: UBC Law Professor Emma Cunliffe
Date: November 4, 2014
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Spying laws are already tough enough
Source: 24 hours
Author: Laila Yuile
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: November 2, 2014
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By locking up Bourque and throwing away the key, we lose hope in justice
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Debra Parkes and UBC Law Professor Isabel Grant
Date: November 2, 2014
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Sentence could be harshest since end of death penalty
Source: Leader-Post
Author: Michael Macdonald
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Isabel Grant
Date: October 27, 2014
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Couple's love affair with Bye Bye Blues gets classic Canadian film out of copyright limbo
Source: The Province
Author: Glen Schaefer
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: October 18, 2014
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How the new prostitution law can withstand a Charter challenge
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: October 17, 2014
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First Nations challenge to Site C approval could make dam a test case
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Wendy Stueck
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: October 15, 2014
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Supreme Court of Canada to rule on right to physician-assisted death
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: October 13, 2014
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Experts say players present strong gender discrimination complaint
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Rachel Brady
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: October 2, 2014
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Most reminaing Crown corporations defy privatization
Source: Business In Vancouver
Author: Tyler Orton
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Cristie Ford
Date: September 30, 2014
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Will Hong Kong crackdown lead to new influx to Canada?
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Douglas Todd
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Pitman Potter
Date: September 29, 2014
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The fate of once-mighty Nortel's last billions lies in the hands of two men
Source: Financial Post
Author: Drew Hasselback and Theresa Tedesco
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janis Sarra

Date: September 27, 2014
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Keep violent offenders behind bars
Source: The National Post
Author: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: September 26, 2014
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2 judges to decide allocation of Nortel's $7.3B of assets
Source: The Telegram
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janis Sarra
Date: September 24, 2014
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What teachers, employer likely talking about today
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Authorr: Tracy Sherlock
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: September 14, 2014
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The "E-80" Effect
Source: CTV News
Anchor: Mi-Jung Lee
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: September 10, 2014
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Senate Commitee to hear from lawyers, academics and activists as hearings continue
Source: CBC News
Author: Kady O'Malley
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: September 10, 2014
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E80: What Lawyer Joel Bakan Has to Say
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Tracy Sherlock
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: September 9, 2014
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Special needs in the classroom
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Tracy Sherlock
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: September 1, 2014
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Bull by the horns
Source: Canadian Lawyer Magazine
Author: Yamri Taddese
Mentioned: UBC Law Assistant Dean, Career Services, Pamela Cyr
Date: August 25, 2014
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Vancouver offers to share profits with CP Rail if Arbutus Corridor developed in future
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Jeff Lee
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Doug Harris
Date: August 22, 2014
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Reality check: Canadian family tax spending - 1961 versus today
Source: Global News
Author: Erika Tucker
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor David Duff
Date: August 13, 2014
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Imperial Metals in First Nations crosshairs over tailings dam collapse
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Gordon Hoekstra
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Elizabeth Edinger
Date: August 13, 2014
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First Nations' land claims stall federal government sale plans
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Peter O'Neil
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: August 12, 2014
Full Story

Oppenheimer Park occupation sends a message
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: August 6, 2014
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Community shows its family pride; Same-sex partners who became dads praise Chilliwack residents for their support
Source: The Province
Author: Glenda Luymes
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Susan Boyd
Date: July 28, 2014
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Open Letter: The partisan approach to Gaza is a discredit to Canada
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Canadians for Justice and Human rights in Gaza
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Susan Boyd
Date: July 24, 2014
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Feds suffer stiff rebuke in expat case
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Michael Benedict
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Mary Liston
Date: July 18, 2014
Full Story

Use of solitary confinement for federal inmates on the rise
Source: Edmonton Journal
Author: Kim Magi
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: July 15, 2014
Full Story

Canada's new prostitution laws: Everything you need to know
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Josh Wingrove
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: July 15, 2014
Full Story

Justice Committee hears witnesses on prostitution bill
Source: The B.C. Catholic
Author: Deborah Gyapong
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: July 9, 2014
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Harper government's prostitution legislation 'bad law,' say Ottawa lawyers
Source: Metro
Author: Joe Lofaro
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: July 7, 2014
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Education on trial: Freedom of association clashes with the public purse
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Tracy Sherlock
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: July 5, 2014
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BC appeal court affirms tribunal primacy
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Michael Benedict
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Mary Liston
Date: July 4, 2014
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Aboriginal title a balancing act: Supreme Court of Canada was correct by explaining test
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: UBC Law Professor Douglas Harris
Date: July 4, 2014
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Canada Aboriginal Court Win Sparks New Pipeline Questions
Source: Thomson Reuters
Author: Randall Palmer
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: June 27, 2014
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Ruling over land in BC has ripple effects across Canada
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Wendy Stueck
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: June 26, 2014
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From oil to forestry projects: what the land title ruling means and what comes next
Source: CTV News
Author: Andrea Janus
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: June 26, 2014
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Five ways the BC land title decision will affect Canadians
Source: Global News
Author: Laura Stone
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: June 26, 2014
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Canada Top Court to Rule on Aboriginal Property Rights
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Author: Paul Vieira
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: June 25, 2014
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Supreme Court of Canada ruling will be 'milestone' in aboriginal rights jurisprudence
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Peter O'Neil
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: June 24, 2014
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Without enforceability provisions, Harper's 'Canadian Victims Bill of Rights' won't do much for victims
Source: National Post
Author: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: June 24, 2014
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Closure of files at legal clinic called 'devastating' to clients
Source: The Province
Author: Dan Fumano
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Mary Anne Bobinski
Date: June 12, 2014
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Why Conservatives Believe Their Prostitution Bill is Constitutional
Source: The Huffington Post
Author: Althia Raj
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: June 10, 2014
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Prostitution law changes have chance of surviving court challenge
Source: CBC News | Politics
Author: Leslie MacKinnon
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: June 10, 2014
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The right way to fight prostitution
Source: National Post
Author: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: June 9, 2014
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Proposed prostitution laws aim to shut down conversation
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: June 6, 2014
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Peter MacKay ducks question on referring anti-prostitution bill to top court
Source: CBC News | Politics
Author: Leslie MacKinnon
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: June 5, 2014
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Legal experts divided on justice minister's prostitution reforms
Source: Maclean's
Host: Stephen Quinn
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: June 4, 2014
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City, CPR need to get on same side of Arbutus Corridor tracks: Letter to railway-neighbouring residents reveals a long-dormant landowner ready for action
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: UBC Law Professor Douglas Harris
Date: June 3, 2014
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"The Corporation" turns 10
Source: CBC Radio On The Coast
Author: Josh Wingrove
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: June 3, 2014
Start Listening at 2:05:56

Canadians fight 'obliteration of memory' 25 years after Tiananmen crackdown
Source: CTV News
Author: Marlene Leung
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Pitman Potter
Date: June 3, 2014
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China's authoritarian shadow still darkening anniversary of uprising
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Douglas Todd
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Pitman Potter
Date: June 3, 2014
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Northern Pipeline Dispute
Source: CTV News Channel
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: June 1, 2014
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Northern Gateway: A pipeline battle that's only just begun
Source: Globe and Mail
Author: Kelly Cryderman & Brent Jang
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: May 31, 2014
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For aboriginal women, an inquiry is the quickest route to the slowest response
Source: Globe and Mail
Author: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: May 21, 2014
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Harper’s economic policy may be threatened by his aboriginal policies
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Campbell Clark
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: May 13, 2014
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Rocky Road for Canadian Oil
Source: The New York Times
Author: Clifford Krauss and Ian Austen
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: May 12, 2014
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Legal challenges could stall decision on Kinder Morgan pipeline: experts
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Gordon Hoekstra
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: May 11, 2014
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Disorder in the court
Source: Maclean’s
Author: John Geddes
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: May 8, 2014
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Genomic tools will test our resolve to remain flawed
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Randy Shore
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Mary Anne Bobinski
Date: May 4, 2014
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Opinion: Trinity Western’s misplaced rights
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: UBC Law Professor Emma Cunliffe
Date: May 4, 2014
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Should sexual assault victims still be kept anonymous?
Source: Toronto Star
Author: Marco Chown Oved
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: April 26, 2014
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SCC rejects feds’ cap on custody credit
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Cristin Schmitz
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: April 25, 2014
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YWCA releases 2014 Women of Distinction Award nominees
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janis Sarra
Date: April 23, 2014
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South China Sea Cooperation: We Should Not Wait for Another Disaster - Analysis
Source: Eurasia Review
Author: RSIS
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Ian Townsend-Gault
Date: April 11, 2014
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Upper courts have a say in jail transfers
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Cristin Schmitz
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: April 11, 2014
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Balancing rights in the public square
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Daphne Bramham
Mentioned: UBC Faculty of Law
Date: April 8, 2014
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'Cinderella law' won't work here: Experts
Source: The Province
Author: Sam Cooper
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: April 3, 2014
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11 Years After THE CORPORATION-- In Depth with Author/Producer Joel Bakan
Source: OpEdNews
Author: Rob Kall
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: March 30, 2014
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Supreme Court rules in favour of prisoners
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Ian Mulgrew
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: March 27, 2014
Full Story

Ruling on inmate’s transfer a victory for prisoners’ rights

Source: Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: March 27, 2014
Full Story

The West’s response to Putin is a joke on the free world
Source: Globe and Mail
Author: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: March 26, 2014
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‘'Birthday party' tells stories of hardship; UBC exhibit examines foster care
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Lori Culbert
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: March 25, 2014
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Le trafic d'êtres humains est peu souvent puni au Canada, selon des experts
Source: Radio Canada
Author: Laurence Lemaire
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: March 25, 2014
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Human trafficking law nets few offenders
Source: CBC News, Saskatchewan
Author: Geoff Leo
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: March 25, 2014
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Trata humana crece con impunidad en Canadá, denuncia diario
Source: Prensa Latina
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: March 25, 2014
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New UBC art exhibit examines foster care policy (with video)

Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Lori Culbert
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: March 25, 2014
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Human traffickers going unpunished in Canada, experts say
Source: CBC News, Manitoba
Author: Holly Moore and Joanne Levasseur
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: March 25, 2014
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Saskatoon prostitute resue program on hold
Source: CBC News, Saskatoon
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: March 24, 2014
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Prisoners’ rights violated when Conservatives retroactively applied tougher parole laws, Supreme Court rules
Source: National Post
Author: Douglas Quan
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: March 20, 2014
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Massage parlour business booming in Regina
Source: CBC News
Author: Geoff Leo
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: March 24, 2014
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Prisoner advocates say coroners inquest on solitary deaths missed an opportunity for reform
Source: Georgia Straight
Author: Travis Lupick
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: March 19, 2014
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Don't undermine Elections Canada
Source: National Post
Signatories: UBC Law Professors Cristie Ford, Margot Young, and Mary Liston
Date: March 19, 2014
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Canada's women prison plan includes rooms for moms and kids
Source: Globe News
Author: Laura Stone
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Sarah Rauch
Date: March 6, 2014
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Mentally ill held in solitary confinement more at Canadian prisons
Source: Georgia Straight
Author: Travis Lupick
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: March 6, 2014
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B.C. civil rights group calls for independent oversight of federal border agency
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: James Keller
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: March 5, 2014
Full Story

Civil Liberties Association renews calls for Border Services oversight
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Andrea Woo
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: March 5, 2014
Full Story

Calls for independent oversight of border police renewed
Source: The Toronto Star
Author: Nicholas Keung
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: March 5, 2014
Full Story

Civil Liberties Association renews calls for Border Services oversight
Source: Globe and Mail
Author: Andrea Woo
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: March 5, 2014
Full Story

Solitary confinement for prison inmates
Source: CKNW News Talk 980
Host: Sean Leslie
Author: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: March 1, 2014
Start Listening at 18:48

4 troubling things we don't know about CBSA detainee's death
Source: HuffPost BC
Author: UBC Law Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: February 25, 2014
Full Story

Sochi Winter Olympic Games draw attention to LGBT community concerns
Source: tbs eFM 101.3MHz This Morning
Presenter: Alex Jensen
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: February 14, 2014
Audio Clip

Inuit throat singing gets cultural heritage status in Quebec
Source: Global News
Author: Amanda Kelly
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Robert Paterson
Date: February 11, 2014
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Grounds for appeal of Supreme Court ruling appear weak
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: February 11, 2014
Full Story

Sweeping new rules, the first changes in a generation
Source: Globe and Mail
Author: Josh Wingrove
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: February 7, 2014
Full Story

Christian university warns freedom at risk
Source: Globe and Mail
Author: James Bradshaw
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: February 6, 2014
Full Story

B.C. law school plan under fire
Source: Yahoo Canada
Author: Steve Mertl
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: February 1, 2014
Full Story

Can Canada re-Write Its Prostitution Laws And Get It Right?
Source: AM 680 CJOB
Host: Geoff Currier
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: January 30, 2014
Full Story

Pressure mounts on law societies to reject faith-based school's graduates
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: James Bradshaw
Mentioned: UBC Faculty of Law
Date: January 30, 2014
Full Story

Barbara Kay: On prostitution, make abolition the goal
Source: National Post
Author: Barbara Kay
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: January 30, 2014
Full Story

UBC's law school takes stand in Trinity Western controversy
Source: Vancouver Sun
Author: Lauren Strapagiel
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: January 29, 2014
Full Story

The return of Parliament, the dropping dollar and sugar daddies paying for education
Source: 1310 News Talk to the Hand Show
Host: Ed Hand
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: January 28, 2014
Show Summary

UBC Law Council critical of TWU covenant
Source: The Province
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: January 28, 2014
Full Story

Rethinking the unthinkable
Source: Maclean's
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Isabel Grant
Date: January 26, 2014
Full Story

BC Law Society urged to hold open debate on Trinity Western law school
Source: Daily Xtra
Author: Nathaniel Christopher
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: January 21, 2014
Full Story

Is the Supreme Court decision on prostitution good for the country?
Source: News Talk 770
Host: Dave Taylor
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: December 20, 2014

Radio host Alan Jones leads calls for convicted child killer Kathleen Folbigg to have her case reviewed
Source: The Sydney Daily Telegraph
Author: Matthew Benns
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Emma Cunliffe
Date: January 19, 2014
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Alan Jones backs convicted child killer Kathleen Folbigg, reports say
Source: The Guardian
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Emma Cunliffe
Date: January 18, 2014
Full Story

Top court to revisit assisted suicide
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: January 17, 2014
Full Story

Why is Nadon's appointment so controversial?
Source: CTV News Channel
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Aired: January 15, 2014
Full Story

Challenging Russia's anti-gay law
Source: CBC, The Early Edition
Host: Rick Cluff
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Aired: January 1, 2014

Federal review panel gives green light to Northern Gateway pipeline
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Gordon Hoekstra, Larry Pynn and Derrick Penner
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Doug Harris
Date: December 20, 2013
Full Story

Things to know about pipeline report
Source: The Province
Author: Dan Fumano
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Gordon Christie
Date: December 20, 2013
Full Story

Prostitution laws hang in balance in Supreme Court case Friday
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: December 19, 2013
Full Story

Whatever the Supreme Court rules, it's time to end prostitution
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: December 18, 2013
Full Story

Living wills require very precise language
Source: Vancouver Sun
Author: Kim Pemberton
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Isabel Grant
Date: December 18, 2013
Full Story

Jailed mothers have right to be with their babies, B.C. court rules
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Ian Mulgrew
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Sarah Rauch
Date: December 16, 2013
Full Story

Poor need affordable Net access: ACORN
Source: The Province
Author: Kent Spencer
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: December 11, 2013
Full Story

Forum on Housing Issues in Vancouver
Source: CBC, The Early Edition
Host: Rick Cluff
Interviewed: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Aired: November 26, 2013
Start Listening at 1:51:40

Free Speechland: How Free is Your Speech at UBC?
Source: The Ubyssey
Author: Sarah Bigam
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: November 23, 2013
Full Story

Punish Companies That Pillage
Source: The New York Times
Author: UBC Law Professor James B. Stewart
Date: November 14, 2013
Full Story

Forgotten Woman: The bleak prison life of Renée Acoby
Source: The Walrus
Author: Marian Botsford Fraser
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: November 2013
Full Story

Assisted suicide laws need updating, says former Supreme Court justice
Source: CBC News
Author: Duncan McCue
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: October 28, 2013
Full Story

"Last Right": Valerie Kennett on her last days with husband Bill
Source: CBC National
Author: Duncan McCue
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: October 23m 2013
video

Federal government expected to apologize for bungling Nova Scotia child molestation case
Source: National Post
Author: Tobi Cohen
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Benjamin Perrin
Date: October 14, 2013
Full Story

Court willing to adjust to a changing world
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Joel Bakan
Date: October 11, 2013
Full Story

When Dexter went to Disneyland
Source: The Province
Author: I.M. GreNada
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Michael Jackson
Date: October 6, 2013
Full Story

How Canada's sex-assault laws violate rape victims
Source: Globe and Mail
Author: Kirk Makin
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Christine Boyle
Date: October 5, 2013
Full Story

Unions could challenge pension cuts, expert says
Source: Calgary Herald
Author: Reid Southwick
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Ronald Davis
Date: October 3, 2013
Full Story

O Canada controversy - “And all of us command?”
Source: CTV BC
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Margot Young
Date: October 1, 2013
Full Story

Rape chant was harassment and UBC action was correct
Source: The Province
Author: Professors Mary Chapman and Margot Young
Date: September 29, 2013
Full Story

Who is a parent in Canada?
Source: The Vancouver Sun
Author: Natalie Stechyson
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Fiona Kelly
Date: September 27, 2013
Full Story

Expect legal battle if Ottawa forces pipelines through
Source: Vancouver Sun
Author: Kim Pemberton
Mentioned: director of the UBC's Indigenous Legal Studies Program, Gordon Christie
Date: September 26, 2013
Full Story

Harper government woos B.C. native leaders
Source: Vancouver Sun
Mentioned: director of the UBC's Indigenous Legal Studies Program, Gordon Christie
Date: September 14, 2013
Full Story

Alone Inside: A documentary on Solitary Confinement
Source: CBC Radio Ideas
Featured: Professor Michael Jackson
Date: September 3, 2013
Link to podcast: http://www.cbc.ca/ideas/episodes/2013/09/03/alone-inside/

The Kathleen Folbigg case
Source: The Alan Jones Breakfast Show
Mentioned: Professor Emma Cunliffe
Date: July 31, 2013
Link to radio interview

War crimes and 'fellow travellers': the German experience
Source: The Montreal Gazette
Author: Adalbert Lallier
Mentioned: UBC Law Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: July 25, 2013
Full story

Ruling sets new war crimes standard for refugee applicants
Source: POSTMEDIA NEWS
Author: MICHAEL WOODS
Mentioned: Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: July 20, 2013
Full Story

Supreme Court grants appeal by former Congo diplomat to UN in war crimes case
Source: THE CANADIAN PRESS
Author: MIKE BLANCHFIELD
Mentioned: Professor Catherine Dauvergne
Date: July 19, 2013
Full Story

Reasonable Doubt: Extended interview
Source: 60 Minutes 
Mentioned: Professor Emma Cunliffe
Date: July 14, 2013
Full Story

Reining in the lynch mob
Source: National Post
Author: Chris Selley
Mentioned: Professor Janine Benedet
Date: July 12, 2013
Full Story

US Congress moves to 'protect' GM crop plantings
Source: Nature Biotechnology: Volume: 31, Number: 6, Page: 479
Mentioned: Emily Marden, Research Associate at the UBC Faculty of Law
Publication Date: June 10, 2013
Full Story

This Week on Media Mornings: Jun 15-Segment: Janine Benedet
Source: This Week on Media Morning Podcast
Interviewed by: Irwin Oostindie
Mentioned: Professor Janine Benedet
Date: June 15, 2013
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How drunk is too drunk to consent? Legally, there's no clear answer
Source: Windsor Star
Author: Claire Brownell
Mentioned: Professor Janine Benedet
Date: June 6, 2013
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Housing Justice Project puts affordable lodging and legal advocacy into action
Source: The Tyee
Author: David P. Ball
Mentioned: Professor Margot Young
Date: May 30, 2013
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Perry Mason and Senategate, and other letters to the editor
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Professor Robin Elliot
Date: May 30, 2013
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Women's coalition planning to argue against legalizing prostitution
Source: Maclean's
Author: The Canadian Press
Mentioned: Professor Janine Benedet
Date: May 29, 2013
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UBC offers externship in environmental, resources law
Author: Jean Sorensen, Canadian Lawyer Magazine
Mentioned: Professor Benjamin Richardson, Director of UBC's Centre for Law and the Environment & Canada Research Chair in Environmental Law and Sustainability
Date: May 6, 2013
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Environmental lawyers 'have a big role to play'
Author: Kathryn Boothby, Leader Post
Mentioned: Ben Richardson, Director of the Centre for Law & the Environment at the University of British Columbia
Date: April 27, 2013
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Environmental lawyers are part of the solution
Author: Kathryn Boothby, Calgary Herald
Mentioned: Ben Richardson, Director of the Centre for Law & the Environment at the University of British Columbia
Date: Saturday, April 2, 2013
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Paternity case settled out of court leaving sperm donor laws far from clear
Author: Tom Blackwell, National Post
Mentioned: Professor Fiona Kelly
Date: April 22, 2013
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Exploiting children's emotions for profit at odds with Nickelodeon's CSR
Author: Professor Joel Bakan, Guardian News
Date: Thursday, April 4, 2013
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Working abroad won't spare you from tax hit at home
Author: Sean Davidson, CBC News
Mentioned: Professor David Duff
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
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Free-speech zealot Doug Christie defended anti-Semites, white supremacists
Author: Rod Mickleburgh, The Globe and Mail
Mentioned: Professor Robin Elliot
Monday, March 25, 2013
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Canadian prisons 'out of step' on solitary confinement
Author: Kirk Makin, The Globe and Mail
Mentioned: Professor Michael Jackson
Date: Thursday, March 21, 2013
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Premier Clark celebrates some of B.C.'s finest with Queen's medal
Author: Mike Morton. Newsroom: BC Government Online News Source.
Mentioned: Professor Anthony Sheppard.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013. 
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Aboriginal Affairs Minister Duncan resigns over letter: Vancouver Island North MP provided reference to tax court judge
Authors: Mark Kennedy and Michael Woods. The Vancouver Sun. 
February 16, 2013. 
Mentioned: Professor Anthony Sheppard
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Limited options for redress
Author: Paul Christopher. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 
February 7, 2013. 
Mentioned: Professor Michael Jackson
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New science would let Folbigg go free
Author: Eamonn Duff. The Sydney Morning Herald. 
February 3, 2013. 
Mentioned: Assistant Professor Emma Cunliffe
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Crusade to free Kathleen Folbigg
Author: Joanne McCarthy. The Newcastle Herald.
February 4, 2013.
Mentioned: Assistant Professor Emma Cunliffe.
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Did she do it? Why Kathleen Folbigg may not have killed her four babies
Author: Mark Whittaker. February 2, 2013.
Mentioned: Assistant Professor Emma Cunliffe.
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Top court rejects pension holders' bid
Author: Mike Blanchfield. The Canadian Press.
February 2, 2013.
Mentioned: Professor Ronald Davis.
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Refugee rules the end of Canada's humanitarian tradition
Author: Catherine Dauvergne. The Globe and Mail. 
January 29, 2013. 
Written by Catherine Dauvergne, Trudeau Fellow at Faculty of Law at Allard Hall.
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B.C.-based university faces battle to open religious law school
Author: Herman Chau. Global News. January 28, 2013. 
Mentioned: Professor Margot Young
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Hollywood cranks out another anti-business movie: Unable to fake facts on fracking, Promised Land attacks 'greedy' corporations bent on exploiting ranchers
Author: Gwyn Moore. The Vancouver Sun. 
January 26, 2013.
Mentioned: Professor Joel Bakan
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Top court to hear B.C. land rights case: Legal experts say the ruling will finally determine how title claims can be established
Author: Peter O'Neil. The Vancouver Sun.
January 25, 2013. 
Mentioned: Professor Gordon Christie.
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Canadian resource firms step up legal fight against green groups
Author: Kristen Courtney. Alertnet.
January 22, 2013.
Mentioned: Professor Joost Blom.
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Time to fight back against Hollywood's misinformation
Author: Gwyn Morgan. The Globe and Mail. 
January 20, 2013. 
Mentioned: Professor Joel Bakan.
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New immigrant detention policy tough on asylum seekers
Authors: Efrat Arbel and Peter Showler. The Vancouver Sun. 
January 18, 2013. 
Op-Ed co-written by Postdoctoral Research Fellow Efrat Arbel.
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Nortel acquittals could have chilling effect on Canadian prosecutions
Author: Cameron French. National Post.
January 15, 2013.
Mentioned: Professor Cristie Ford.
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Canada's growing culture of refugee exclusion
Author: Krystle Alarcon. The Vancouver Observer.
December 13, 2012. 
Mentioned: Professor Ashal Kaushal and Professor Catherine Dauvergne
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Experts clash over impact of NDP position on rights: Bill would require all laws to adhere to 2007 UN declaration
Author: Peter O'Neil. The Vancouver Sun. January 29, 2013.
Mentioned: Professor Gordon Christie
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Sedin twins, Naslund deny reports they refuse to testify in Steve Moore case.
Author: Gordon McIntyre. The Province.
January 14, 2013.
Mentioned: Assistant Professor Emma Cunliffe.
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Chris Selley: Harper's relations with First Nations was stifled by omnibus bill
Author: Chris Selley. The National Post.
January 10, 2013. 
Mentioned: Professor Gordon Christie
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