JUSTICE BRIEFS: Human rights case against GNWT dismissed

by Brendan Burke - June 5, 2018

A Yellowknife woman’s appeal in a human rights case against GNWT and NWT Legal Aid Commission has been dismissed after years of legal wrangling. Elizabeth Portman filed a complaint with the NWT Human Rights Commission in 2012 alleging discrimination on the part of the territorial government’s department of justice after she was denied legal aid…

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