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Ombudsman urges Tories to strengthen new victims bill of rights

ABOVE: Does the victims bill of rights go far enough? The federal ombudsman doesn’t think so. 

OTTAWA – The federal ombudsman for crime victims says the Harper government’s proposed victims bill of rights should be strengthened. 113 more words

Canada

Victim's Voices to be Heard in Canadian Courts

Cretins, crooks, and convicts beware… the days of focusing on your hurts, habits and hang-ups will soon be superseded by a new Bill of Rights for victims, courtesy of Bill C-32, the Conservative government’s fulfillment of its election promise to recognize the forgotten victims of your crimes. 506 more words

Criminal Law

Saskatoon mother says Victims Bill of Rights falls short

Watch above: a Saskatoon mother is disappointed with the Victims Bill of Rights

SASKATOON – The federal government introduced its long-awaited Victims Bill of Rights Thursday in the House of Commons. 206 more words

Crime

Copyright update: The Canadian Bar Association writes back

Our story on Wednesday about the process that went into the Canadian Bar Association’s policy submission on Canada’s proposed copyright legislation has drawn a response from the organization. 340 more words

Legal Post

The War on e-Piracy Rages on

The War on e-Piracy Rages on

By Tony Le

The “creative industry” (music, art, books, and motion pictures) is changing, and the professionals and creative artists in the industry need to adapt in order to survive. 978 more words

MRKT 3211 Managing Communication Process E-Portfolio

Canada's patent problem

OTTAWA — Canada’s patent problem is that it doesn’t seem to know it has one.

As inventions have recently become a key factor in determining a company’s worth, governments around the world have taken steps to ensure patents filed by their domestic firms are protected. 967 more words

Economy

Canada's patent problem

OTTAWA — Canada’s patent problem is that it doesn’t seem to know it has one.

As inventions have recently become a key factor in determining a company’s worth, governments around the world have taken steps to ensure patents filed by their domestic firms are protected. 967 more words

Economy