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November 2, 2018 - The 2018 Pitblado Lectures

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Fort Garry Place, Grand Ballroom

The 2018 Pitblado Lectures

Reimagining Justice: Trust, Truths and Transformation(s)

November 2, 2018  │  8:30 am to 4:45 pm


Registration closes Wednesday, October 24th

Jointly presented by the Manitoba Bar Association, The University of Manitoba Faculty of Law &
The Law Society of Manitoba

Linden MacIntyre

Linden MacIntrye

Award winning author, Investigative journalist (formerly on The Fifth Estate)

Lies, Laws and Politicians:
Can democracy survive unscathed? A journalist's perspective.

As ideologies and social media polarize politics,can the public depend on the judiciary to safeguard principle and jurisprudence?

This year’s Pitblado Lectures will shine a spotlight on the topic of the administration of justice. For full program description and details visit

Featured Out-of-Town Presenters:
Linden MacIntyre, Author, Investigative Journalist (formerly on The Fifth Estate)
Trevor C.W. Farrow, Ph.D. Professor and Associate Dean (Academic), Osgoode Hall Law School
Jayne Mallin, Senior Counsel, Clinic Transformation, Legal Aid Ontario

Big Ideas Panel
Victoria Espey, Chair, The Hub Table, Portage La Prairie
James Favel, Executive Director, Bear Clan Patrol
Michael Redhead Champagne, Winnipeg's North End MC

Local Presenters:
Felix Walker, The CEO of Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation (NCN), Family and Community Wellness Centre
Chief Justice Glenn Joyal, Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench
Trevor Anderson Senior Scholar, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba

Registration Fees:

Lawyer or Judge - $445.00 (plus GST)
Student - $230.00 (plus GST)

Note: Registration fee includes lunch, electronic materials and wine & cheese reception.

Eligibility For CPD Hours: This program may be reported for up to 6.5 hours of eligible CPD activity, including 3 hours of EPPM.

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