This collection archives mentions and references to Osgoode in the media dating back to the 2014/2015 academic year.

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Media Mentions from 2016

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Trump Hat Judge Faces Potential Bias Application, Lorne Sossin, The Hamilton Spectator, November 18

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Universities Cannot Thrive When Some Students Feel Unwelcome, Lorne Sossin, Canadian Jewish News, February 2

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Why It’s a Bad Idea to be Your Own Lawyer in Divorce Court, Lorne Sossin, AdvocateDaily.com, July 5

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Yakabuski Apologizes for Reference Letter to Supporter Charged with Sexual Assault, Lorne Sossin, CBC News, October 4

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Justice System Can't Wait for Judicial Appointments Review, Say Judges, Lorne Sossin and Alison Crawford, CBC News, May 9

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Your Daily Spiel for Wednesday, Lorne Sossin and Daniel Korin, Canadian Jewish News, February 3

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Retiring Justice Thomas Cromwell Brought Clarity, Passion for Improving Access to Justice, Lorne Sossin and Tonda MacCharles, Toronto Star, September 14

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Pressure to Name First Indigenous Supreme Court Judge Could See Trudeau Shaking Up Rules, Lorne Sossin, Ian MacLeod, and Jason Fekete, National Post, September 16

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“Palestinian Roots” Here To Stay, Despite Bronfman Withdrawal, Lorne Sossin and Ryan Moore, Excalibur, January 27

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Osgoode Lands Legal Giant, Lorne Sossin and Marshall Rothstein, Law Times, January 18

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Judicial Leaders Seek More Control Over Court Administration, Budgets, Lorne Sossin and Cristin Schmitz, Lawyers Weekly, September 9

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Judicial Panel Won’t Push for Judge’s Ouster, Lorne Sossin and Cristin Schmitz, The Lawyers Weekly, May 6

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Conservative Government Gave ‘Serious Thought’ to Gender Parity on Supreme Court, Lorne Sossin and Joanna Smith, Global News, September 12

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The Limits Of Open Justice, Lorne Sossin and Yamri Taddese, Canadian Lawyer, April 4

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TRC Will Have ‘Enduring’ Impact on Law Schools, Lorne Sossin and Yamri Taddese, Law Times, May 4

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Global Refugee Crisis is the Talk of the Town at Osgoode’s Refugee Advocacy and Training Event, Lorne Sossin and Kanchi Uttamchandani, Excalibur, March 14

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Osgoode Professor Releases Book of Poems, Kate Sutherland, Law Times, October 17

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Ruling Favours Privacy Rights of Survivors, Yamri Taddese and Signa A. Daum Shanks, Law Times, May 2

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Laurentian Responds to CAUT Investigation, Eric Tucker, Northern Life, March 16

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TTC Faces Tough Road Ahead With Random Drug Testing Program: Expert, Eric Tucker, CP24, April 20

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Judge Heading Police-Oversight Review Praised for Work Ethic, Experience, Michael Tulloch and Osgoode Hall Law School at York University, Toronto Star, April 30

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Former Nipissing MPP Passes, Jeff Turl, Bay Today, October 26

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Regulators Restrain a ‘Public Interest’ Push on Poison Pills, Sean Vanderpol and Edward J. Waitzer, Financial Post, March 8

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Amended CETA Declaration Not Enough to Win Walloon Support, Documents Show, Gus Van Harten, Montreal Gazette, October 25

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Canada’s Forgotten Economic Pact with the EU in Limbo, Gus Van Harten, Globe & Mail, February 15

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CETA Critics Force Europe, Canada to Revise Trade Pact, Gus Van Harten, Toronto Star, March 2

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Chinese Checkmate; Poring Over Our Trade Deal with China, Gus Van Harten finds Canada Gave Up Plenty for Nothing in Return, Gus Van Harten, ROB Magazine, April 1

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Day of Action Against the Trans-Pacific Partnership Speaks Volumes to Canadians, Gus Van Harten, The Strand, October 5

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Debunking FIPA: Canada’s Lopsided Investment Deal with China, Gus Van Harten, Rabble, January 28

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Discipline Sought for Ontario Judge Who Wore Pro-Trump Baseball Cap, Gus Van Harten, Globe and Mail, November 9

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Hamilton Judge Under Fire for Donning Trump Hat in the Courtroom, Gus Van Harten, The Hamilton Spectator, November 11

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If Donald Trump Kills NAFTA, Canada Could Benefit: Walkom, Gus Van Harten, Toronto Star, November 11

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Justin Trudeau Signs Free Trade Deal, Gus Van Harten, Markets Morning, October 31

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Law Professor Wants Ontario Judge Disciplined for Reportedly Wearing Trump Hat, Gus Van Harten, Globe and Mail, November 13

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New Study Confirms: Private ‘Trade’ Courts Serve The Ultra-Wealthy, Gus Van Harten, Common Dreams, March 1

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No Room for Politics in Canadian Courtrooms, Gus Van Harten, Toronto Sun, November 15

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Protectionism in Reverse, Gus Van Harten, Lexpert Business of Law, November 28

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Trudeau, EU Leaders Sign Canada-European Union Free-Trade Deal, Gus Van Harten, Times Colonist, October 30

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Walloon Acceptance of Flawed Canada-Europe Trade Deal Does Canada No Favours: Walkom, Gus Van Harten, Toronto Star, October 28

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What Trade Rules Can Canada Turn to if Trump Rips Up NAFTA?, Gus Van Harten, Globe and Mail, December 13

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The TPP Hands Control Over Trade to the World’s Wealthiest, Gus Van Harten and Sujata Dey, Huffington Post, January 20

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Transcanada the Underdog in NAFTA Gambit Over Keystone XL Rejection, Gus Van Harten and Jeff Gray, Globe and Mail, January 7

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Op-Ed: Opposition Growing to Giant Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Deal, Gus Van Harten and Ken Hanly, Digital Journal, July 7

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Trans Pacific Partnerships’ Major Problem – Investor-State Dispute Settlements, Gus Van Harten and Christina MacPherson, Nuclear News, September 12

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New Study Confirms: Private “Trade” Courts Serve the Ultra-Wealthy, Gus Van Harten, Pavel Malysheuski, and Richard Eskow, Huffington Post, February 29

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Lukewarm Reception for New EU Trade Deal Investor Rules, Gus Van Harten and Peter Mazereeuw, Embassy, March 2

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Not Just Bigots and Boors Oppose Trade Deals: McQuaig, Gus Van Harten and Linda McQuaig, Toronto Star, July 7

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Three York University Faculty Appointed to the Order of Canada, David Vaver, YFile, July 7

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Has Regulation Made Financial Markets Less Functional, Edward J. Waitzer, Globe & Mail, March 25

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Playing of the Edge of Laws, Edward J. Waitzer, Globe & Mail: The Lunch, June 24

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Playing the Long Game, Edward J. Waitzer, National Post, February 9

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Stock Exchange Cracks Down After Stream of ‘Shell’ Companies Make it to Market, Edward J. Waitzer, Financial Post, March 7

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How the ORPP Can Foster Innovation, Edward J. Waitzer and Keith Ambachtsheer, Canadian Investment Review, April 28

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ORPP Should Compete with Private Sector, Advocates Say, Edward J. Waitzer and Janet McFarland, April 27

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Long-Term Matters: Followers Will Make the Money Flow, Edward J. Waitzer and Raj Thamotheram, Investment & Pensions Europe, January 4

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An American Bank Just Became the First in Continent to Pull its Investments from Fossil Fuels, Edward Waitzer and Hamish Stewart, National Observer, September 21

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Circumstances are ‘Dire’ for Canada’s Defender of the Wrongfully Convicted, Alan Young, Globe & Mail, October 21

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Dawson: Why the Slow-Going on Prostitution Law Reform?, Alan Young, Ottawa Citizen, October 3

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Federal Prosecutors Maintain Hard Line On Pot As Legalization Looms, Alan Young, Globe & Mail, February 22

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Ghomeshi Lawyer Marie Henein Doesn’t Relish the Public Spotlight, Alan Young, Toronto Star, February 13

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Humiliated by Strip Search, Toronto Man Wants Watchdog’s Ruling Quashed, Alan Young, Toronto Star, October 12

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Innocence Canada Becoming ‘Shadow of its Former Self’, Alan Young, Metro, October 21

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Owner of Pot-Shop Chain Vows to Reopen Toronto Vapour Lounge, Alan Young, Globe & Mail, January 22

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Pot Legalization Coming, So Stop Possession Arrests, Say Some, Alan Young, CBC News, April 23

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Robert Pickton Can’t Be Prevented From Profiting From Memoir, Alan Young, CBC News, February 23

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The Goal of Legalized Cannabis Shouldn’t Be Corporate Gold, Alan Young, Globe & Mail, June 16

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Will Marijuana Legalization Push The Pusher Out Of Business?, Alan Young, Globe & Mail, February 16

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The Fatal Hunting Accident That Saw Former NHL Star Stan Jonathan Kill Peter Kosid In 2012, Alan Young and Susan Clairmont, Inside Halton, January 23

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Pot Businesses Caught Up in Legal Haze, Alan Young and Christopher Guly, The Lawyers Weekly, February 19

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Confession Recanted: Part 1, Alan Young and Innocence Project, CHCH TV, January 18

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Confession Recanted: Part 2, Alan Young and Innocence Project, CHCH TV, January 19

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Innocence Project Searches for Answers in Historic Brantford Murder, Alan Young and Innocence Project, Toronto Star, January 12

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Toronto Innocence Project Tackles 1983 Brantford Murder Case, Alan Young, Innocence Project, and Susan Gamble, Brantford Expositor, January 15

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If Justin Trudeau is about to Legalize Weed, Why Are We Still Imprisoning People Over it?, Alan Young and Manisha Krishnan, Vice, April 21

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Trudeau’s Pick for Pot Czar Raises Eyebrows: Critics Question Whether Former Police Chief Bill Blair is Best Man for the Job, Alan Young and Betsy Powell, Toronto Star, January 9

Media Mentions from 2015

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Why Paris was the target of the ISIS massacre, Ruba Ali Al-Hassani, The Fiscal Times, November 16

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Theatre school CEO brings fresh approach, Harry W. Arthurs, Canadian Jewish News, September 25

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Taxing changes, Jordan Atin, Canadian Lawyer, October 5

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Congratulations – and some questions – for Canada’s ministers on our refugee policy, Ron Atkey, Globe and Mail, November 26

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CSIS oversight is alive and well, Ron Atkey, Globe and Mail, February 3

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Election 2015: Candidates Discuss Bill C-51, Ron Atkey, The Daily News (Nanaimo), September 8

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Ron Atkey’s advice to Liberals on Syrian refugee resettlement: ‘Move quickly’, Ron Atkey, Huffington Post Canada, December 21

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Safety and security for Canadians, Ron Atkey, Ladysmith Chronicle (British Columbia), October 5

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Syrian refugees: Are they really a threat to Canadian security?, Ron Atkey, Globe and Mail, September 14

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Time to move past promises on Syrian refugees, Ron Atkey, Toronto Star, October 25

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The Courthouse of the Future, Nicole Aylwin and Trevor C. W. Farrow, Canadian Lawyer 4Students, September 7

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A rare and surprising moment of legal accountability in Chad serves notice across Africa, Nicole Barrett, GlobalPost (Boston, MA), April 15

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Champion of Syrian human rights now calls Canada home, Ghuna Bdiwi, Toronto Sun, December 19

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‘Brilliant’ operation targets underworld’s upper crust, Margaret E. Beare, Montreal Gazette, November 19

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Long-awaited Charbonneau Commission report into Quebec corruption is around the corner, Margaret E. Beare, Montreal Gazette, November 20

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Long-Awaited Charbonneau Commission Report Into Quebec Corruption Is Around The Corner, Margaret E. Beare, Montreal Gazette, November 20

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Observers Warn Against Knee-Jerk Reaction To Tragic Police Shootings, Margaret E. Beare, Times Colonist, January 20

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Ontario man liable for hockey punch despite bankruptcy case, Stephanie Ben-Ishai, Lawyers Weekly (Toronto/Ottawa, ON), April 17

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Alain Philippon phone password case: Powers of border agents and police differ, Benjamin L. Berger, CBC News, March 6

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Could court decision barring prayer from Quebec council affect Parliament?, Benjamin L. Berger, Global News, April 15

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Criminal justice not that just, or humane, Benjamin L. Berger, Barrie Examiner, September 16

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Grieving family is trying to ban a ‘victim blaming’ murder defence, Benjamin L. Berger, CBC News, December 17

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Harper's 'life without parole' initiative a political move, say critics, Benjamin L. Berger, The Canadian Press, March 4

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Justice is blind when it comes to Canadian jury selection, Benjamin L. Berger, Toronto Star, October 5

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Life sentence is just that under bill, Benjamin L. Berger, Winnipeg Free Press, March 5