Queen's University

Faculty of Law - Prison Law Clinic

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Description
Specialized legal clinic providing advice, assistance and representation in the area of correctional law
  • legal services are provided to clients by students under the supervision of the Clinic's lawyers, as part of their legal education
  • inmate appeals against conviction and sentence
  • teaching program for Queen's law students
  • represent clients at Disciplinary Court Hearings
  • represent clients at Hearings before the Parole Board of Canada
  • draft grievances
  • provide legal opinions
  • conduct meetings with inmate groups at Kingston-area penitentiaries
  • conduct test case litigation
Eligibility
    Inmates of federal penitentiaries in:
  • Bath Institution, including Regional Treatment Centre

  • Warkworth Institution

  • Joyceville Institution - Medium

  • Joyceville Institution - Minimum

  • Millhaven Institution, including Regional Treatment Centre

  • Collins Bay Institution - Maximum

  • Collins Bay Institution - Medium

  • Collins Bay Institution - Minimum


Application Process
Call or visit website for more information.
Office
613-546-1171 - Free and available at every institution they serve
Fax
613-533-3172
Web Site
Visit Website
Languages
English
Fees
Program - tuition fees for students ; None - for inmates
Documents Required
As per the application process
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Queen's location only
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Copyright
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Last Updated On
September 1, 2022
Address
303 Bagot St, Suite 500
Kingston, ON, K7K 5W7
Cross street: Montreal St and Queen St
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Campbellford
  • Kingston
  • Loyalist Township