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2016/2017 Faculty in the News

Who belongs on Canada's sex offender registry?
Source: Maclean's
Author: Michael Friscolanti
Mentioned: Professor Erin Sheley
Date: February 23, 2017

[WATCH] Betrayal of Trust
Source: The Fifth Estate
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: February 17, 2017

[WATCH] Douglas Garland found guilty of murdering Calgary boy and grandparents
Source: CBC Calgary News (clip starts at 05:22)
Mentioned: Professor Michael Nesbitt
Date: February 17, 2017

Law students examine suspected wrongful convictions
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Donalee Moulton
Mentioned: Ali Abel, manager, marketing and communications
Date: February 17, 2017

Lawyers misappropriated millions from clients' funds but few faced criminal charges
Source: CBC News
Author: Katie Pedersen, Katie Nicholson, Jacques Marcoux
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: February 16, 2017

[WATCH] Examining the legal terms of the Douglas Garland trial
Source: CBC Calgary News (starts at 6:20)
Mentioned: Professor Michael Nesbitt
Date: February 15, 2017

Journalists head to law schools
Source: Legal Feeds
Author: Elizabeth Raymer
Mentioned: Ian Holloway, dean
Date: February 13, 2017

Faculty of Law takes part in nation-wide immigration policy research marathon
Source: The Gauntlet
Author: Scott Strasser
Date: February 6, 2017

[LISTEN] Should you be allowed to break the law to fight climate change?
Source: CBC The 180
Mentioned: Lisa Silver, instructor
Date: February 5, 2017

U of C law students tackle travel ban
Source: 660 News
Author: Tahirih Foroozan
Date: February 4, 2017

Alberta law students join national effort to help refugees in age of Trump
Source: CBC News Calgary
Date: February 4, 2017

Students launch effort to help those barred from U.S.
Source: CTV News
Author: Cynthia Roebuck
Date: February 4, 2017

Calgary law students call Harry Potter to the witness stand
Source: Global News Calgary
Author: Gil Tucker
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: February 3, 2017

[WATCH] 2017 British Columbia's National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction on Shaw TV
Source: Shaw TV (clip starts at 59:00)
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: February 1, 2017

The Ernst decision: Taking issue with a divided Supreme Court
Source: CBA National Magazine
Author: Supriya Tandan
Mentioned: Professor Jennifer Koshan
Date: January 25, 2017

Calgary tenants told units contaminated with asbestos
Source: Metro News
Author: Brodie Thomas
Mentioned: Professor Shaun Fluker
Date: January 19, 2017

Alberta Energy Regulator's Response to Ernst Case 'Inaccurate and Misleading', Say Professors
Source: The Tyee
Author: Andrew Nikiforuk
Mentioned: Professors Shaun Fluker and Sharon Mascher
Date: January 19, 2017

Six Handy Facts About Alberta's Coal Phase-Out
Source: DeSmog Canada
Author: James Wilt
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: January 17, 2017

Landowner Loses Fight to Sue Regulator in Fracking Case
Source: The Tyee
Author: Andrew Nikiforuk
Mentioned: Professor Shaun Fluker
Date: January 13, 2017

Douglas Garland triple murder trial jury selected after hundreds summoned to Calgary court
Source: Yahoo News
Mentioned: Professor Michael Nesbitt
Date: January 11, 2017

Nathan O'Brien case: Key points from the family's disappearance to the murder trial
Source: CBC News Calgary
Mentioned: Professor Michael Nesbitt
Date: January 11, 2017

[LISTEN] 2017 Milvain Lecture with Marie Henein
Source: Danielle Smith Weekdays, News Talk 770
Mentioned: Dean Ian Holloway; Katie Moore, 2L
Date: January 9, 2017

Father, stepmom who killed Meika Jordan see convictions upgraded to 1st-degree murder
Source: CBC News
Author: Meghan Grant
Mentioned: Professor Michael Nesbitt
Date: December 23, 2016

Justice Robin Camp to make final plea to judicial watchdog
Source: CBC News
Author: Alison Crawford
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: December 21, 2016

Saskatchewan mother dismayed man charged in her son's death isn't facing a trial
Source: 660 News
Author: Lauren Krugel
Mentioned: Lisa Silver, instructor
Date: December 18, 2016

Alberta judge rejects trial delay argument in Calgary swarming death case
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Carrie Tait and Sean Fine
Mentioned: Lisa Silver, instructor
Date: December 15, 2016

In search of the ethical lawyer (book review)
Source: The Advocates' Journal
Author: Scott Rollwagen
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: Winter 2016

'Sea change' wave crashing on Robin Camp
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Cristin Schmitz
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: December 16, 2016

Letter: Viola Desmond choice momentous for all
Source: New Glasgow News
Author: Professor Emeritus Pat Knoll
Date: December 14, 2016

Sink or swim: The academy and the bar in Canada must move forward together
Source: Canadian Lawyer 4Students
Author: Ian Holloway, dean
Date: December 12, 2016

Judge tells rape victim KEEP KNEES TOGETHER—judicial council advises his removal from the bench
Source: Daily Kos
Author: Leslie Salzillo
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: December 12, 2016

Alberta justice system questioned again as new trial begins
Source: CTV NewsGo
Author: Michael Franklin
Mentioned: Professor Jennifer Koshan
Date: December 9, 2016

[WATCH] Alberta judges face scrutiny
Source: CTV Calgary
Author: Ina Sidhu
Mentioned: Professor Jennifer Koshan
Date: December 8, 2016

[LISTEN] Recommendation to remove Justice Robin Camp from bench
Source: Ottawa Today with Mark Sutcliffe (choose December 2, 11:00 - 12:00)
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: December 2, 2016

Are taxpayers liable for Enbridge's $500m in Northern Gateway costs? Experts divided
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Peter O'Neil
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: November 30, 2016

[WATCH] 'Sends a very strong message'
Source: CTV News
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: November 30, 2016

Federal Court Justice Robin Camp should be removed from bench, judicial committee recommends
Source: CBC News
Author: Robson Fletcher
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: November 30, 2016

[LISTEN] Judicial committee recommends Justice Robin Camp be removed from bench
Source: The Homestretch, CBC News
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: November 30, 2016

Judicial committee says 'knees together' judge Robin Camp should lose his job
Source: Junior College
Author: Bill Blare
Mentioned: UCalgary Law
Date: November 30, 2016

[WATCH] A look at the legal career and trial that led to judge Robin Camp controversy
Source: Global News
Author: Reid Feist
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: November 30, 2016

Canadian judge who asked a woman during rape trial why she couldn't 'keep her knees together' recommended to lose job
Source: The Daily Mail
Author: Associated Press and Kiri Blakeley
Mentioned: UCalgary Law
Date: November 30, 2016

Recommendation to remove "knees together" judge met with applause
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Val Fortney
Mentioned: Professors Alice Woolley and Jennifer Koshan
Date: November 30, 2016

'Knees together' judge Robin Camp should lose job, committee finds
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: November 30, 2016

SU rep helps students "know their rights"
Source: The Gauntlet
Author: Saima Asad
Mentioned: Mark Shearer, 3L; Nakita McFadden, 3L; Chad Haggerty, 1L
Date: November 29, 2016

Supreme Court set to rule in two potentially landmark cases over duty to consult indigenous communities
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Bob Weber
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: November 27, 2016

[LISTEN] Canadian environmental policy is a 'tyranny of small decisions'
Source: The 180
Mentioned: Professor Martin Olszynski
Date: November 25, 2016

Yes could still be no as Kinder Morgan awaits Trudeau's nod on its multibillion-dollar pipeline expansion
Source: The Windsor Star
Author: Gordon Hoekstra
Mentioned: Nigel Bankes
Date: November 25, 2016

University of Calgary warms up Canada's first family law incubator
Source: The Legal Post
Author: Mitch Kowalski
November 22, 2016

Opinion: When it comes to divorce, our family law system is failing us
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Brynn Doctor, third-year student
Date: November 18, 2016

Can Canada Save Its Fish Habitat Before It's Too Late?
Source: DeSmog Canada
Author: James Wilt
Mentioned: Professor Martin Olszynski
Date: November 14, 2016

The polyamorous family
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: John-Paul Boyd, Canadian Research Institute for Law and the Family
Date: November 11, 2016

[LISTEN] Un cours de droit en français à l'Université de Calgary
Source: La croisée
Mentioned: Caroline Magnan, visiting professor
Date: November 9, 2016

It's time for Canada to recognize Indigenous peoples as equal founders of our country
Source: THIS
Author: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: November 1, 2016

New anti-terrorism bill abandons Liberal call for real-time parliamentary 'oversight' into CSIS
Source: The National Post
Author: Ian MacLeod
Mentioned: Professor Michael Nesbitt
Date: October 30, 2016

Liberals stick to countrywide Supreme Court selection process
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: Ian Holloway, dean
Date: October 24, 2016

How a Texas multinational got to "walkaround" a Canadian pipeline safety order
Source: National Observer
Author: Mike De Souza
Mentioned: Professor Martin Olszynski
Date: October 21, 2016

Liberals overhaul judicial appointment process to boost diversity
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: October 20, 2016

Fluid situation for Alberta reserves
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Matthew McClearn
Mentioned: David Laidlaw, research fellow, Canadian Institute for Resources Law
Date: October 17, 2016

Killing the LPP and resistance to innovation
Source: Canadian Lawyer
Author: Ian Holloway, dean
Date: October 10, 2016

Court backs judicial review of church ruling
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Jillian Kestler-D'Amours
Mentioned: Professor Shaun Fluker
Date: October 7, 2016

How do Alberta courts treat sex assault? It's hard to know
Source: The National Post
Author: Christie Blatchford
Mentioned: Professors Jennifer Koshan, Alice Woolley, Nigel Bankes and Jonnette Watson Hamilton
Date: October 5, 2016

Man cleared of criminal wrongdoing for behaviour during epileptic seizure
Source: CBC News
Author: Marion Warnica
Mentioned: Instructor Lisa Silver
Date: October 3, 2016

Canada aims to rewrite environmental law
Source: Science
Author: Lesley Evans Ogden
Mentioned: Professor Martin Olszynski
Date: September 30, 2016

Calgary council gets schooled on election ethics
Source: Metro News Calgary
Author: Helen Pike
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: September 26, 2016

[WATCH] Indigenous Peoples' Rights in Canada
Source: NationTalk
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: September 19, 2016

[LISTEN] How should judges handle sexual assault cases?
Source: Calgary Today, NewsTalk 770 (select September 16, 5 p.m. Clip starts at 17:13)
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: September 16, 2016

Travis Vader verdict, Robin Camp controversy: why don't Alberta judges know the law?
Source: Global News Calgary
Author: Erika Tucker
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: September 16, 2016

Solitary comes in for more heat from the bench
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Michael Benedict
Mentioned: Instructor Lisa Silver
Date: September 16, 2016

More Alberta judges will be scrutinized for their handling of sexual assault cases
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Lauren Krugel
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: September 15, 2016

Former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney gives lecture at University of Calgary
Source: The Gauntley
Author: Scott Strasser
Date: September 14, 2016

Mulroney to Trudeau: Get Canada's energy sector moving again
Source: News Talk 770
Author: Tony King
Date: September 14, 2016

The Robin Camp case: Who judges the judges?
Source: Maclean's
Author: Jason Markusoff, Charlie Gillis and Michael Friscolanti
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: September 14, 2016

Canadian polyamorists face unique legal challenges, research reveals
Source: CBC News
Author: Alison Crawford
Mentioned: John-Paul Boyd, executive director Canadian National Research Institute for Law and the Family
Date: September 14, 2016

Mulroney urges Trudeau to take personal charge of Energy East project
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Robert Fife
Date: September 13, 2016

Brian Mulroney says current immigration process just fine, urges leadership on pipelines
Source: CBC News Calgary
Author: Lauren Krugel
Date: September 13, 2016

Former prime minister Brian Mulroney urges Justin Trudeau to take leadership role in pipelines
Source: The Edmonton Journal
Date: September 13, 2016

Mulroney talks immigration, pipelines and U.S. politics in Calgary
Source: Global News Calgary
Author: Lauren Krugel
Date: September 13, 2016

Let's talk about the Robin Camps we don't yet know about
Source: Metro News Calgary
Author: Rosemary Westwood
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: September 12, 2016

Fortney: Inquiry into Judge Camp's shocking comments a 'watershed moment'
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Val Fortney
Mentioned: Professor Emeriti Chris Levy
Date: September 8, 2016

Canadian Judge Stands Trial After Telling Alleged Rape Victim "Sex And Pain Sometimes Go Together"
Source: Elle Australia
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: September 8, 2016

Growing calls for reform in way those who judge others are judged
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Cristin Schmitz
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: September 2, 2016

Ordinary citizens must get more say in disciplining judges, legal ethics group says
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Ian MacLeod
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: August 30, 2016

Inquiry into missing indigenous women must look beyond policing: Steward
Source: The Toronto Star
Author: Gillian Steward
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: August 23, 2016

Yedlin: NDP's $2B lawsuit compounds chill on investment
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Deborah Yedlin
Mentioned: Professor Martin Olszynski
Date: August 20, 2016

Appeal of conviction in Alberta toddler's meningitis death likely to drag through courts for years: experts
Source: The National Post
Author: Bill Graveland
Mentioned: Instructor Lisa Silver
Date: August 14, 2016

Aaron Driver and Bill C-51
Source: NewsTalk 770
Mentioned: Professor Michael Nesbitt
Date: August 12, 2016

[LISTEN] Pokemon Go sujet d'une demande de recours collectif national
Source: La croisée, Radio-Canada
Mentioned: Professor Martin Olszynski
Date: August 11, 2016

Section 7: Superhero, Mere Mortal or Villain?
Source: Law Matters
Author: Professor Jennifer Koshan
Date: Summer 2016

The 'Enron Clause:' Why The Alberta Government Is Suing Itself
Source: Huffington Post
Author: Sarah Rieger
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Banes
Date: August 5, 2016

National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls 
Source: Calgary Today, NewsTalk 770
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: August 3, 2016

Doing justice to her father's dream
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: Ian Holloway, dean
Date: August 2, 2016

Jody Wilson-Raybould holds private meeting on legal-system reform
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Sean Fine
Mentioned: Ian Holloway, dean
Date: July 31, 2016

[LISTEN] Prof Nigel Bankes on Alberta Government’s decision to go to Court on PPAs
Source: REDFM Calgary
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: July 28, 2016

Market prices, not increase in carbon levy, caused PPAs to be "more unprofitable," say experts
Source: Metro News Calgary
Author: Jeremy Simes
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: July 28, 2016

Alberta's complex power purchase arrangements and the NDP lawsuit, explained
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: James Wood
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: July 27, 2016

[LISTEN] Do Judges Get Sensitivity Training?
Source: Calgary Today with Angela Kokott, NewsTalk 770
Mentioned: Professor Kathleen Mahoney
Date: July 27, 2016

Experts explain the story behind Alberta's power purchase legal action
Source: CBC News
Author: Kim Trynacity
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: July 26, 2017

The PPA Lawsuit
Source: CBC News at Six
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: July 26, 2016

Alberta NDP challenge coal power buying rule, say consumers left on the hook
Source: Metro News
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: July 25, 2016

Enron clause: Alberta asks court to make power companies pay for electricity contracts
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: James Wood
Mentioned: Professor Nigel Bankes
Date: July 25, 2016

B.C. court upholds $75k loss of dignity payment
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Michael Benedict
Mentioned: Will Cascadden, sessional instructor
Date: July 22, 2016

Canada's response to Turkey is fraught with risk
Source: The Globe and Mail
Authors: Professor Michael Nesbitt and Christina Hough
Date: July 18, 2016

Province in talks with West Village creosote polluters
Source: The Calgary Herald
Author: Annalise Klingbeil
Mentioned: Professor Martin Olszynski
Date: July 10, 2016

'Why couldn't you keep your knees together?' Judge facing inquiry for asking 19-year-old rape victim controversial questions during trial
Source: The Daily Mail
Author: Regina Graham and Hannah Parry
Mentioned: Professors Jennifer Koshan and Alice Woolley
Date: July 6, 2016

'Incivility' case heads to top court
Source: The Lawyers Weekly
Author: Cristin Schmitz
Mentioned: Professor Alice Woolley
Date: July 1, 2016

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