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Determining Access: Research conference addresses Indigenous governance

  Posted on: January 21, 2016

Determining Access, Theory and Practice in Implementing Indigenous Governance over Lands and Resources, is a two-day conference that provides an opportunity for sharing information, strategies and answering key questions faced by Indigenous groups navigating the post Tsilhqot’in Nation v. British Columbia landscape.

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Professors Chris Hunt and Micah Rankin publish in the McGill Law Journal

  Posted on: January 8, 2016

Professors Chris Hunt and Micah Rankin’s article “Anonymity, the Rule of Law and the Shriveling of the Biographical Core” (2015) 61:1 McGill Law Journal 193, examines the Supreme Court of Canada’s recent decision in R v Spencer, 2014 SCC 43, which determined that individuals have a Charter-protected privacy interest in their internet subscriber information. Hunt and…

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Legal professionals in Kamloops for Block Week

Sharon Sutherland, a mediator and conflict resolution trainer, in a mock mediation with law students.

  Posted on: January 7, 2016

Mediators, judges and lawyers from around BC and western Canada are participating in a series of TRU Law courses in dispute resolution this week. Mandatory for all law students, “Block Week” includes classroom and hands-on sessions at the Centrepoint BC mediation facility and the Kamloops Courthouse.

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Welcome to winter semester

Campus Winter 2016

  Posted on: January 6, 2016

Need a little help to find your way around? Some motivation to meet those new year’s resolutions? Whether this is the first week of your first semester or your fifth year, we’re glad you’re here. Find the information and services you need with this handy reference.

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Law faculty member makes “Queen’s List”

John O'Fee

  Posted on: January 5, 2016

TRU Law faculty member and Kamloops lawyer John O’Fee is one of 32 recipients of the prestigious Queen’s Counsel (QC) designation, recognizing his leadership and excellence in the field.

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Season’s readings

Diab and Johnson books

  Posted on: December 10, 2015

Out of many treats to enjoy over the holidays, reading is one of those pleasures that doesn’t require kitchen cleanup, expensive equipment or just the right weather. Here are a few books by TRU faculty and staff to add to your reading list.

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TRU Law partners with Centrepoint BC

  Posted on: September 21, 2015

The TRU Faculty of Law signed an agreement on Sept. 17 with Centrepoint BC, the Interiors’ first all-inclusive meetings facility designed specifically for conflict resolution.

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Social justice law group supports Ecuadorian community

  Posted on: September 8, 2015

The Justice and Corporate Accountability Project, co-founded by TRU Law faculty member Charis Kamphuis, was one of four social justice groups who intervened successfully in an international environmental case at the Supreme Court of Canada in support of an indigenous Ecuadorian community.

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