Call for Submissions to Volume 18 of Appeal
The deadline for submissions to Volume 18 was October 19, 2012. We are now accepting submissions for Volume 19 (2013-2012) on a rolling basis. For more information, visit our submissions page.
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Submissions for Volume 18 Finalized
APPEAL is pleased to announce its Volume 18 (2012-2013) contributors:
Scott Horne, The Privatization of Justice in Quebec’s Draft Bill to Enact the New Code of Civil Procedure: A Critical Evaluation
Juliana Dalley, “One Family, One Judge”: A New Model to Access to Family Justice for Victims of Family Violence in BC
Joseph Marcus, Sometimes Help Hurts: Imagining a New Approach to Section 15(2)
Alex Kerner, In Pursuit of Equality: Re-Thinking the Constitutionalization of Labour Rights after Fraser
Kai Sheffield, Speak Softly and Carry a Sealed Warrant: Building the International Criminal Court’s Legitimacy in the Wake of Sudan
Danielle Lewchuk, Collateral Consequences: The Effects of De-Criminalizing Prostitution on Women’s Equality in Business
Carolyn Poutanien, The Constitutional Implications of the Hudson decision: Lessons for Adapting to the Health Effects of Climate Change in Canada
Natasha Gooch, Tourism and Forestry Tenure on Crown Land: A Time for Change
Mark Ebert, Feasting Judicial Convergence: Potlatching as a Decision-Making Mechanism