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Lecture Thursday: Justice and System

lecture thursday: John's, according to National Observer. She especially emphasized the number of people who struggle to represent themselves after being denied legal aid. We have a justice system to be proud of but it does not always do the job it was created for, Beverley McLachlin, chief justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, told a public lecture Thursday at Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. The cut-off can be quite low, she said of funding restrictions. Is that access to justice I don't think so, she told the standing room only audience. Lost in a system they don't understand, and that seems incompatible with their reality, the accused lose faith in the system and in justice itself, and they give up. ( As reported in the news.