Tag: law school curriculum

Teaching about domestic violence: Law schools get a failing grade

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According to a recent Toronto Star investigation, “Law schools fail on domestic violence training, experts say”. In 2012, Luke’s Place Legal Director, Pamela Cross, was commissioned by the Law Commission of Ontario to develop curriculum on violence against women for

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Teaching law students about violence against women

Many of the women we support at Luke’s Place share their frustrations when their lawyers do not understand the realities of violence against women. Often, this lack of understanding is the result of a lack of educational opportunities, both for

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