A paper written by Professor Jillian Rogin has been cited with approval in Supreme Court Judgment R. v. Zora. The SCC judgment acknowledges that Indigenous people, overrepresented in the criminal justice system, are disproportionately affected by unnecessary and unreasonable bail conditions and resulting breach charges.
— Published on Jun 22nd, 2020
Professor Jillian Rogin was interviewed by HuffPost Canada for their article about cuts to Legal Aid Ontario’s bail court and how they may endanger constitutional rights.
This story is a part of UNAIDED, a HuffPost Canada series that examines the effects of recent funding cuts to Ontario’s legal aid system and the impacts on the vulnerable people who rely on it to navigate our complicated justice system.
— Published on Jun 19th, 2019
Windsor Law professors Sylvia McAdam, Jillian Rogin, and Reem Bahdi wrote an article for The Conversation Canada about McAdam's ancestral lands. Also the co-founder of Idle No More, Sylvia McAdam was brought before a Saskatchewan judge and put on trial for attempting to use her family’s ancestral lands.
— Published on Mar 26th, 2019
Professors Anneke Smith and Gemma Smyth, and CLA's Jillian Rogin
Professors Anneke Smit and Gemma Smyth, and Community Legal Aid's Jillian Rogin, on the Syrian refugees' need for better ways to reconnect with their families in today's Globe and Mail.
Read the full article here.
— Published on Dec 19th, 2016