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The Pressure for Police Reform in Ontario

  • July 11, 2016

Following the release of the Ombudsman’s 2016 report, there has been an increased call for police reform in Ontario. A review is underway of police oversight, which will examine the Special Investigations Unit (SIU), the Office of the Independent Pol...

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Police Training is the Problem: Ombudsman

  • July 5, 2016

Ontario Ombudsman Paul Dubé states: “people in crisis like Sammy Yatim are dying not because cops don’t follow the rules, but because they do.” Representing Sahar Bahadi the mother of Sammy Yatim, lawyer Julian Falconer, also pointed to ...

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NAN Calls on Auditor Generals to Intervene

  • June 28, 2016

In the wake of the verdict and recommendations of the Jury in the First Nations Youth Inquest, Nishnawbe Aski Nation has issued a call to the governments of Canada and Ontario to request that the Auditor Generals of Canada and Ontario report on the feder...

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Falconair Visits Communities

  • June 22, 2016

Neskantaga First Nation: on June 13 and 14, 2016 lawyers Julian Falconer and Marc Gibson of Falconers LLP were welcomed by Chief and Council of Neskantaga First Nation for purposes of providing legal support on various issues in the community. Falconers ...

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NAPS Golf Tournament: June 17, 2016

  • June 21, 2016

Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service is a client of Falconers LLP. The firm is proud to be a corporate sponsor of their recent golf tournament. Seen above are Julian Falconer, Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, and Fort William First Nation Chief Peter Collins.

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