Feminist Law Reform 101

Submissions from Fall 2020 Feminist Law Reform with Prof. Martha Jackman:Visit the course website at: https://feministlawreform101.nawl.ca The STCA Negatively Affects Women Facing Domestic Violence By Megan Talbot The Safe Third Country Agreement (‘STCA’) between the US and Canada, under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, disproportionally affects refugee women fleeing from domestic violence. By requiringContinue reading “Feminist Law Reform 101”

New Brunswick’s Access to Abortion Problem

By Jasmine Law In 2016, the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women released a report stating that Canada needed to improve equitable access to abortion, as the disparities in access between provinces and territories was too wide.[1] The Committee identified timely abortion services, especially for those in rural areas, as a main concern. Continue reading “New Brunswick’s Access to Abortion Problem”