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TRU Dean of Law Daleen Millard

Meet TRU Law’s new dean

   Tuesday, January 5 2021

Get to know TRU Law's new dean: Daleen Millard, LLD, shares her vision for the faculty.

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Law professor finds success in Supreme Court of Canada

   Wednesday, November 25 2020

In February, Dr. Ruby Dhand was part of a legal team intervening in a charter challenge. The Supreme Court of Canada has now recognized the voices and rights of people with mental health or addiction histories in a precedent-setting ruling.

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TRU Law competes in virtual sports law moot

   Monday, November 9 2020

Two second-year students at TRU Law recently combined their love of sports and law at the (virtual) National Sports Law Negotiation Competition 2020.

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Law students are the future for reconciliation, minister says

   Thursday, October 8 2020

Federal Minister of Justice David Lametti applauded TRU for its commitment to Truth and Reconciliation during a virtual event with law students.

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Donor presents scholarship to TRU Law student.

Firm supports next generation of lawyers

   Thursday, September 3 2020

Vancouver-based firm MacLean Family Law donated $65,000 to create a scholarship and course prize for TRU Law students.

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Sarah Ewart and Dave Barroqueiro were part of a TRU Law team that developed a series of apps to help people access COVID assistance programs.

Law team creates blog and apps for COVID-19 assistance

   Wednesday, April 22 2020

A team of 15 TRU Law students, faculty and alumni collaborated to create a series of apps to help people find out how to access financial help during the pandemic.

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The legal team of Meaghan McMahon, Anita Szigeti and Ruby Dhand in the Supreme Court of Canada.

TRU Law Professor Advocates in the Supreme Court of Canada

   Thursday, March 5 2020

Dr. Ruby Dhand was part of a legal team challenging the unilateral application of Christopher's Law in the Supreme Court of Canada.

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Frank Quinn

Donor gives $250,000 for single-parent law students

   Friday, January 17 2020

Lawyer and long-time TRU supporter Frank Quinn has donated $250,000 for new bursaries benefiting single parents studying law.

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Record year for investment in undergraduate research

   Wednesday, December 4 2019

So far this year, 41 students have been awarded UREAP scholarships for a total investment of $250,000.

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TRU Law Access to Justice Week

Access to Justice Week examines reducing barriers

   Friday, November 15 2019

TRU Law embraced Access to Justice Week with events for students and the community to learn about the issues and how to access services.

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