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Lindsay Kretschmer Named New Executive Director of ALS

The Board of Directors of Aboriginal Legal Services is very pleased to announce the appointment of Lindsay (Swooping Hawk) Kretschmer to the position of Executive Director beginning February 14, 20...

Aboriginal Legal Services Releases the Year Five Report Card for the First Nations Youth Inquest

On December 9, 2021, ALS released its Year Five Report Card on the First Nations Inquest in Thunder Bay.  The Report Card, a presentation on the Report Card, a press release and all other back...

Ontario Court of Appeal ruling on Gladue Principles applying to an application to withdraw a guilty plea

Aboriginal Legal Services appeared before the Ontario Court of Appeal to argue that the Gladue principles apply when and Indigenous person seeks to withdraw a guilty plea.     Read the co...

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Aboriginal Legal Services (formerly Aboriginal Legal Services of Toronto) was established on February 21, 1990. ALS was formed following a need for a legal-related program for Aboriginal people living in the Greater Toronto Area.

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