Gladue panel standards

Aboriginal identity: Recommended reading & further information

Federal Reports and Publications

Provincial Reports and Publications

Aboriginal Identity

Aboriginal Legal Issues

  • Borrows, John J. Aboriginal Legal Issues: Cases, Materials & Commentary. 2012.

  • Teillet, Jean. Métis Law in Canada. Pape Salter Teillet, Vancouver, 2013.

  • Mackelm, Patrick. Indigenous Difference and the Constitution of Canada. University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2001.

Alternative Justice

Child Welfare

Gladue Resources

Indian (First Nation) Peoples

Indian Residential School System

  • Molloy, John S. A National Crime: The Canadian Government and the Residential School System, 1879 to 1986. University of Manitoba Press, Winnipeg, 1999.

  • Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. Indian Residential Schools: An Overview. Winnipeg, 2011.

Inuit

Intergenerational Trauma

Matrimonial Real Property

Métis Peoples

Over-representation of Aboriginal Peoples in the Canadian Justice System

Perception of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada (Racism & Discrimination)

15.1 Additional Reading

  • Armstrong, Jeanette. Slash. Revised Ed. Theytus Books, Penticton, B.C., 2007.

  • Bryce, P. H. The Story of National Crime. James Hope and Sons, Limited, Ottawa, 1922.

  • Bussidor, Ila and Usten Bilgen-Reinart. Night Spirits: The Story of the Relocation of the Sayisi Dene. University of Manitoba Press, Winnipeg, 1997.

  • Campbell, Maria. Halfbreed. Saturday Review Press, New York, 1973.

  • Goulding, Warren. Just Another Indian: A Serial Killer and Canada’s Indifference. Fifth House Limited, Calgary, 2001.

  • Highway, Thomson. Kiss of the Fur Queen. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, 2000.

  • King, Thomas. Green Grass, Running Water. Harper Perennial Modern Classics, Toronto, 2010.

  • Maracle, Lee. Daughters are Forever. Raincoast Books, Vancouver, 2002.

Relevant Case Law

16.1 Gladue Principles

  1. R. v. Gladue (1999), 133 C.C.C. (3d) 385 (S.C.C.)

  2. R. v. Ipeelee, [2012] 1 S.C.R. 433

  3. R. v. Kakekagamick [2006] O.J. No. 3346

  4. R. v. Jensen, [2005] O.J. No. 1052

  5. R. v. Brizard, [2006] O.J. No. 768829

16.2 Application of Gladue to Bail Hearings

  1. R. v. Silversmith, [2008] O.J. No. 4646

  2. R. v. Brant, [2008] O.J.No.5375

  3. R. v. Robinson, 2009 ONCA 205, [2009] O.J. No. 1284

  4. R. v. Bain, [2004] OJ No 6147 (QL) (Ont SC)

16.3 Application of Gladue to Ontario Review Board hearings

  1. R. v. Sim, 2005 CanLII 37586 (ON CA

16.4 Matrimonial Real Property

  1. Derrickson v. Derrickson [1986] 1 S.C.R. 285.

  2. Paul v. Paul [1986] 1 S.C.R. 306.

16.5 Other Cases

  1. R. v. Powley, [2003] 2 S.C.R. 207.

  2. R. v. Sparrow, [1990] 1 S.C.R. 1075.

  3. R. v. Wells, [2000] 1 S.C.R. 207.

  4. R. v. Williams, [1998] 1 S.C.R. 1128.

LAO LAW Memorandum

  • S10-36: Sentencing Circles

  • S10-37: Gladue Sentencing Submissions

  • S10-38: Aboriginal Offenders - Advocating For Alternatives to a Custodial Sentence

  • S10-39: Ontario Resources for Aboriginal Offenders

  • ZP11-63: Application of Gladue Principles to Bail Hearings

  • ZS3-4: Application of Gladue Factors to Dangerous and Long Term Offender Proceedings

  • ZS10-23: Application of Gladue Principles to Non-Aboriginal Offenders of Disadvantaged Backgrounds

  • ZS10-25: Gladue Principles: Application to Pretrial Custody Credit

  • ZS10-26: Application of Gladue Factors Beyond Sentencing

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