Academic on Sexual Assault Law Training for Judges

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Academic on Sexual Assault Law Training for Judges

Legal and Constitutional Affairs – June 3, 2019 – Part 2:

Dalhousie University law professor Elaine Craig discusses the educational objectives and impacts of Bill C-337. The JUST Act calls for mandatory sexual assault law training for prospective federal judges. Former Conservative interim leader Rona Ambrose introduced the bill in February 2017.

Senators proceed to their clause-by-clause consideration of the proposed legislation after hearing from the witness.