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Special Report: Children’s Stories & the Law

Do Books Relieve Children’s Pain During Divorce?

Families are no longer as secure as they used to be. The process of divorce and separation can deeply affect children, as can exposure to new types of family structures. Children may feel stressed, … [Read More...]

Criminal Acts in Children’s Stories

Many years ago I defended a young man on a charge of “criminal harassment”. This was shortly after the federal government added this crime to our Criminal Code. The offence involves repeatedly … [Read More...]

Bear With Me: Law for little ones

Children, even from infancy, learn about rules. They are told not to run with sharp objects, not to touch a hot stove, and that when darkness falls, they will be expected to go to bed. As children … [Read More...]


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