Children and youth

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Cybertip.ca

Cybertip.ca is operated by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection. It protects children from online sexual exploitation by receiving tips online or by phone about potentially illegal material and activities regarding the online sexual exploitation...

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First Nations students learn how to file complaints against police in Thunder Bay, Ont.

From a CBC news item: Miranda Brown says she wanted to know if police officers are always right.

​The 15-year-old from Wapekeka First Nation said it can sometimes feel like that, especially when she's a long way from home...

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App lets students make anonymous reports about bullying, unsafe behaviour

Reporting a bullying incident will soon be almost as simple as sending a text message for students in Toronto's Catholic school board.

Starting Wednesday, about 30,000...

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Ontario Justice Partners Launch New Steps to Justice Website: A First of its Kind in the Province

Steps to Justice provides comprehensive and reliable information on everyday legal problems related to family, housing, employment and other areas of law.

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Steps to Justice

Steps to Justice is a website that empowers people in Ontario to understand and take action to deal with their legal problems. It gives comprehensive online information on common legal problems...

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Got a question about the law? There’s a site for that . . . .

Stepstojustice.ca aims to provide reliable answers to common legal questions and problems.'It’s sort of like an FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) of law,' says Paul Schabas, the treasurer of the Law Society of...

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What if the police ask me who I am? New rules on January 1

Information from CLEO's Police Powers: Stops and Searches: The government has made new rules about when the police can ask you to identify yourself. These rules are expected to take effect on January 1, 2017. They will apply when the...

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Ontario introduces 'historic' changes to child-protection laws

Advocates, child protection workers and youth are praising the introduction of historic provincial legislation that puts the needs of Ontario's most vulnerable children at the heart of every decision...

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London, Ont., could be scene of next stalemate over police carding

From the Toronto Star: Throughout his adult life, Mohamed Salih estimates he's been stopped 15 times by police across southern Ontario, including in Toronto, Peel, Kitchener-Waterloo and...

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Opinion: Carding is about control, not safety

From a Toronto Star opinion piece by Desmond Cole: The reaffirmation of police carding in Toronto makes me want to run through the streets and scream until I lose my voice. But that...

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