May 4: Indigenous Peoples' Court in Thunder Bay

April 19, 2017

Information from the Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre: The Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre would like to invite you to an upcoming community information session:

Indigenous Peoples' Court in Thunder Bay

How a new approach to the Criminal Justice System could improve outcomes for women & their families 

  • What is an Indigenous Peoples' Court?
  • What model is being used for the Thunder Bay IPC and why?
  • In what ways would an IPC improve outcomes for women (and their families) caught up in the criminal justice system?
  • What approaches might an Indigenous Peoples Court use when dealing with gendered violence (sexual assault, domestic violence)

Presented by: Frances Wesley (Thunder Bay Indigenous Friendship Centre)

This Community Information session is FREE & open to ALL – reservations required. TO RESERVE A SEAT or for more information: (807) 345-7802 or or stop by the Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre at 184 Camelot St.

Child care vouchers and bus tickets can be requested upon registration

Event Information:

When: Thursday, May 4, 2017, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Where: Italian Cultural Centre, 132 Algoma St S., Thunder Bay, ON P7B 3B7

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