TITLE

R. v. Ipeelee: Correction, Conviction and Culture

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
LawNow;May/Jun2012, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the issue concerning the two cases involving Manasie Ipeelee, a 39-year-old Inuk from Iqaluit, Nunavut and Gladue case. It mentions that the six justices on the Supreme Court of Canada have recognized the need to fully acknowledge the oppressive environment faced by Aboriginals in the case of Ipeelee. Meanwhile, the Court was able to assess on how to apply the provision in terms of sentencing offenders in the Gladue case.
ACCESSION #
75118422

 

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