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October 23, 2017

Queen's In The News Monday, October 23, 2017

Expert Faculty/Department Media Outlets
Aiken, Sharry
  • Law
Metro News: New data show 69 per cent of illegal border-crossers are being granted asylum
Professor Aiken says majority of refugees crossing from the US to Canada have genuine asylum claims.
Bala, Nicholas
  • Law
Toronto Star: For many parents, Motherisk was a formidable foe in the courts
Professor Bala says in the face of a positive hair test for drugs from Motherisk, judges in several cases remarked that the onus was on the parent to present competing evidence. However, in the vast majority of child protection proceedings, Motherisk’s tests were effectively impossible to challenge.
Graham, Andrew
  • Smith School of Business
  • School of Policy Studies
Reuters : Canada's Liberals look to economy to guide them past ethics scandal
Dr. Graham says the Liberals are politically very astute in a whole bunch of areas but in issues management and parliamentary management they seem to be ham-fisted.
Manson, Allan
  • Law
Yahoo! Canada: La Loche school shooter won't serve decades in prison under Canada's new law if sentenced as adult
Professor Manson discusses the youth criminal justice system.
Christopher O'Callaghan
  • Health Sciences
  • School of Medicine
  • Public Health Sciences
globalnews.ca: Beating back cancer one step at a time, globalnews.ca,
CP24: Commenting on the passing of Gord Downie
Dr. O’Callaghan discusses cancer after the passing of Gord Downie.
Salzmann, Ariel
  • Arts and Science
  • History
CBC Online: How Quebec's face-covering ban stacks up to laws elsewhere around the globe,
Dr. Salzmann says it's the historic experience of Turkey in dealing with religious dress that shows how such bans actually backfire.

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