2015 Child Protection Program - Part 2 of 6
Evidentiary Issues
November 13, 2015
Jointly presented with the Court of Queen’s Bench Judges and the Provincial Court Judges

A review of some key evidentiary issues that commonly arise in child protection matters, including:

  • Evidence of past parenting: how much? for what purpose?
  • Hearsay: exceptions, principles, reliability, fairness
  • Business records: opinion, multiple hearsay, police reports
  • Expert opinion: qualification, the Mohan principles, legal limits

Presenter: Professor Rollie Thompson, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University

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