News

Check out my recent blog post for the John Howard Society on the silent epidemic of false guilty pleas in Canada. We have built a system designed to elicit a guilty plea, with few safeguards to protect an innocent accused. Maintaining innocence is costly!

 

International Network for Hate Studies blog entry on expectations of the model hate crime victim.

http://www.internationalhatestudies.com/expectations-of-the-model-hate-crime-victim/

Discussion of my collaborative work at York University exploring the use of humour to improve men’s attitudes toward mental health.

http://careforyourmind.familyaware.org/two-guys-walk-into-a-therapists-office/

 

Conference paper discussing the role of DNA in precipitating the Innocence Movement; talk given at the Technologies of Justice conference at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology, January 2018.

 

Our research on jury bias screening procedures discussed here:

https://www.concept-ce.com/a-note-to-legal-professionals-interesting-findings-regarding-bias-screening-procedures-in-determination-of-juror-acceptability/