Distinguished Visitors Lecture Series: Kent Roach

January 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Moot Courtroom, Robson Hall

Distinguished Visitor Professor Kent Roach will speak on “Canadian Justice, Indigenous Injustice: The Gerald Stanley/Colten Bouchie Case” on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 12 p.m. in Robson Hall’s Moot Courtroom B.

Professor Roach is the Prichard Wilson Chair in Law and Public Policy at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law. He is the author of 14 books and has been involved as either research director or as a member of a research advisory committee on a number of significant inquiries including the Goudge Inquiry into Pediatric Forensic Patholology, the Commission of Inquiry into the Investigation of the Bombing of Air India Flight 182, the inquiry into the rendition of Maher Arar and the Ipperwash Inquiry into the killing of Dudley George. He served as volume lead for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Report on the Legacy of Residential Schools, and has been a member of Canadian Council of Academies expert panels on policing and subsequently on Indigenous policing.


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