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U.S. college cheating scandal casts spotlight on security of LSAT, law school admissions
Kellye Testy
Kellye Testy, president and CEO of the Law School Admission Council, says her organization estimates one per cent or fewer of those who take the LSAT try to cheat.

Friday, March 22, 2019 @ 9:58 AM

A sweeping U.S. Department of Justice indictment for large-scale bribery and cheating on the SAT entrance exam and in the admissions process for American colleges is raising questions among law deans and others about whether the LSAT or other aspects of the highly competitive law school admissions process in Canada are susceptible to cheating. ... [read more]

New prosecution policy recognizes justice ‘alternatives’ for Nova Scotia Indigenous, Crown says Subscriber only content

Friday, March 22, 2019 @ 12:54 PM

New policy in Nova Scotia where Crowns use “cultural competency” in criminal cases involving Indigenous people has led to positive impacts for the province’s justice system and support from various players, says a prominent prosecutor. ... [read more]

Financial watchdogs seeking input for regulations on crypto assets Subscriber only content Geoffrey Cher, Wildeboer Dellelce LLP

Thursday, March 21, 2019 @ 11:17 AM

The emergence of crypto asset trading platforms in the financial market and concerns about their accountability and security have spurred the bodies overseeing securities and investments in Canada to consult with the public on how they can be better regulated. ... [read more]