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Access to Justice - Youth Leaders in Law - Law and Politics

04 Feb 2023
9:00am - 12:00pm PST

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 Register here to attend the Youth Leaders in Law (YLL) Law and Politics Session! This virtual session will take place on Saturday February 4th, 2023 at 9am PST/10 am MST/12pm EST for three hoursDuring this session, participants will have the opportunity to hear from legal counsel across the country on various cases including the Emergencies Act, Language Rights, and R v. Sharma that all highlight the intersection of law & politics as well as engage in conversations with current law school students. This session is intended for high school and undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a career in the legal profession. Registration is open to Canadian and international students. Please see the schedule below (all times are in MST): 


10:00 - 10:15 AM: Opening Remarks & Introduction to YLL

10:15 - 10:45 AM: Ewa Krajewska on Emergencies Act

10:45 - 11:15 AM: Caroline Magnan on Language Rights

11:15 - 11:30 AM: Break

11:30 - 12:00 PM: Stephen Aylward on R v. Sharma

12:00 - 12:30 PM: Q&A Panel with Speakers

12:30 - 1:00 PM: Breakout Rooms with Law School Students


Zoom log-in details will be provided to all registrants in advance on the session. Feel free to reach out to our team on social media or at with any further questions! 

04 Feb 2023
9:00am - 12:00pm PST

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