Peter Sankoff is a professor at the University of Alberta, Faculty of Law. His teaching and research focus on legal issues surrounding the criminal trial process and the relationship between animals and the law. He is a member of the Ontario Bar.

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Canada still an animal welfare laggard

I still remember the first time I read the "Modernizing Animal Protections Act," Nathaniel Erskine-Smith's private member's Bill C-246, which aimed to reform the Criminal Code's treatment of animal cruelty offences. "This is it?" I …

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