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  • Federal

    Research at a Glance: Indigenous Overrepresentation in the Cirminal Justice S...

    Young people identified overrepresentation of the Indigenous population in Canada’s Criminal Justice System (CJS) as unfair, and largely a result of societal discrimination as well as systemic discrimination in the justice system. They also felt that it was symptomatic of the poverty and...
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    Department of Justice
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    Research at a Glance: Restorative Justice

    Canadians indicated they are not very familiar with restorative justice (RJ), but after receiving an explanation, the majority of Canadians support the use of RJ and see the process as an effective way to repair harms caused by crime.
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    Department of Justice
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    Cyber Threats To Canada's Democratic Process

    The recent cyber threat activity against the democratic process in the United States and Europe has raised concerns about similar threats to Canada. In this assessment, we consider the cyber threats to Canada’s democratic process at the federal, provincial/territorial, and municipal levels of...
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    Communications Security Establishment Canada
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  • Federal

    JustFacts - Child Support Cases, 2016-2017

    The Survey of Maintenance Enforcement Programs (SMEP) is an annual survey that collects statistical and descriptive information on child and spousal support payments and cases from maintenance enforcement programs. MEPs exist in every province and territory to assist in the enforcement of child...
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    Department of Justice
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    Department of Justice Departmental Plans, Reports on Plans and Priorities

    Please note that the Departmental Plans, Reports on Plans and Priorities from 2001-2006 have been archived by the Library and Archives on their website, and are no longer updated. Departmental Plans from 2006-2012 have also been archived by the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, and will...
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    Department of Justice
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    Department of Justice Annual Reports to Parliament: Privacy Act

    The Privacy Act (PA) was proclaimed into force on July 1, 1983. The PA extends to individuals the right of access to information about themselves held by the Government, subject to specific and limited exceptions. The PA also protects individuals privacy by presenting others from having access...
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    Department of Justice
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  • Federal

    Fact Sheet: Prostitution Criminal Law Reform: Bill C-36, the Protection of Co...

    Bill C-36 the Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act, received Royal Assent on November 6, 2014. Bill C-36 treats prostitution as a form of sexual exploitation that disproportionately impacts on women and girls. Its overall objectives are to: Protect those who sell their own sexual...
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    Department of Justice
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    Cyberbullying and the Non-consensual Distribution of Intimate Images

    The Report is divided into two parts: the first part of the report addresses the issue of cyberbullying and includes information relating to the scope of the problem, the impact of cyberbullying on victims, existing legislative and policy responses and options for Criminal Code reform to address...
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    Department of Justice
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    National justice survey 2017: issues in Canada's criminal justice system : fi...

    To inform policy develop, public engagement and communications, and to support its mandate, the Department of Justice commissions periodic national surveys to explore Canadians' perception, understanding and priorities on justice-related issues. This 2017 survey focuses on views and perceptions...
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    Department of Justice
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  • Federal

    2016 National Justice Survey: Canada's Criminal Justice System: Synthesis Report

    To inform policy development, public engagement and communications, and to support its mandate, the Department of Justice commissions periodic national surveys to understand Canadians’ perceptions, understanding, and priorities on justice-related issues. Specifically, the study measures...
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    Department of Justice
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