Jonathan Rudin named to South Australian Commission examining Aboriginal Over-Representation
Jonathan Rudin, Program Director at ALS, is one of eight people serving as Commissioners on the South Australia Advisory Commission into Aboriginal Incarceration Rates. The Commission is expected to report in early 2023.
ALS is very pleased to announce the Season 4 of the Road To Your Name podcast launches on September 29, 2022. The first episode is an interview with Six Nations actor Gary Farmer....
The Faculty of Management at Dalhousie University is pleased to announce that Christa Big Canoe will receive the 2022 Scotiabank Ethical Leadership Award. Ms. Big Canoe will receive her award on November 5th, at the Gala for the 10th and final Ethics in Action case competition.
Ontario Court of Appeal agrees with ALS that the Gladue principles apply to Corbett applications
In R v King, a decision released on September 26, the Ontario Court of Appeal found that the Gladue principles applied to Corbett applications brought by Indigenous accused persons....
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) Evaluation Consultant Needs Assessment for New Toronto Courthouse & Toronto Regional Bail Centre A. Purpose of RFP Aboriginal Legal Services (ALS) is seeking the services of an Indigenous Evaluation Consultant to support ALS in working in collaboration with the New Toronto Courthouse (NTC) and Toronto Regional Bail Centre (TRBC) and other relevant stakeholders to lead, coordinate...
Aboriginal Legal Services has a number of full-time and training positions. Apply today. Please click here to see these opportunities.
Aboriginal Legal Services reacts to developments with Project Broken Trust in Thunder Bay
In an interview with CBC News, Aboriginal Legal Services outlines its concerns with recent developments with Project Broken Trust in Thunder Bay. Aboriginal Legal Services has been involved in the First Nations Youth Inquest, aka Seven Fallen Feathers, for many, many years. We were involved before the inquest was called. Christa Big Canoe and Jonathan Rudin represented six of the...
Call for ALS Board of Directors! Your opportunity to give back to Indigenous communities in the GTA. The ALS Board of Directors is a group of dedicated volunteers supporting the mission and goals of Aboriginal Legal Services: to strengthen the capacity of the Indigenous community and its citizens to deal with justice issues and provide Indigenous controlled and culturally based...
Aboriginal Legal Services Releases the Year Five Report Card for the First Nations Youth Inquest
ALS released its Year Five Report Card on the First Nations Inquest in Thunder Bay. The Report Card, a presentation on the Report Card, a press release and all other background and supporting documents can be found here.