Justin Piché comments on the future of solitary confinement in Canada

Photo byt Jesse Cnockaert of Metro News - 10 August 2017

Photo byt Jesse Cnockaert of Metro News - 10 August 2017

As the BC Civil Liberties Association and John Howard Society of Canada begin their closing arguments challenging the constitutionality of solitary confinement in Canada, Justin Piché (Associate Professor) discusses what could happen should they win or lose their legal battle against the federal government in the Globe and Mail. Click here to read the article. 

Earlier this month, students and professors were also involved in calling for an end to solitary confinement during Prisoners' Justice Day activities on Algonquin Territory / in Ottawa. Metro News and APTN covered their march.