Job Posting: Communitylegalclinic.com Moderator

February 24, 2012 - Communitylegalclinic.com is seeking a critical thinker to facilitate collaboration between community legal clinic caseworkers and software programmers. Both groups are working to develop web tools that increase access to justice. - Continue Reading

Interactive website project to become multi-clinic partnership

February 22, 2012 - Communitylegalclinic.com is transitioning into a project partnership of community legal clinics. Twelve clinics have expressed an interest in joining the partnership at present. - Continue Reading

Poverty Reduction Strategy initiative extended

February 15, 2012 - The Clinic is participating in the Poverty Reduction Strategy initiative for the City of Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton County. The initiative is seeking views on poverty in the City of Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton County by on-line survey. The survey deadline has just been extended to February 29, 2012. - Continue Reading

Court of Appeal quashes convictions against Clinic client

February 15, 2012 - On Monday, Staff Lawyer Lisa Loader, assisted by the Clinic’s articling student Holly Gomes, appeared before the Court of Appeal for Ontario (Doherty, Laskin JJA, Brown RSJ) in the matter of R. v. S., Thomas R. The convictions against the Appellant were quashed and a new trial was ordered. - Continue Reading