Discover our Research
A video series highlighting some of the timely and relevant legal issues our Colllege of Law faculty are exploring.
In the press
June 16, 2017, Glen Luther, Reports feed myths of youth crime wave in Sask., say profs (CBC Saskatoon)
May 29, 2017, Dwight Newman, Challenge to oil tanker ban is about more than First Nations’ treaty rights (The Globe and Mail)
May 25, 2017, Ken Norman, A Nuke To A Knife Fight: Using the Notwithstanding Clause to save Catholic school funding is overkill (Planet S)
May 10, 2017, Felix Hoehn, 'They may want to drive that point home': Fighting Bill 64 could score political points even if it fails, expert says (Saskatoon StarPhoenix)
May 9, 2017, Dwight Newman, Premier Wall’s decision to override a messy court ruling is completely proper (National Post)
Recent publications and presentations
Benjamin Ralston presented "Mana moana: lessons from Aotearoa New Zealand on Indigenous-Crown marine co-governance" at the Oceans 20: Canada's Oceans Act workshop in Ottawa, ON, on June 14, 2017.
Robin Hansen, “Legal personality and the Canadian REIT" (2017) Trusts & Trustees, 23 (4): 400-403.
Dwight Newman, “Litigation Concerning Consultation with Indigenous Communities in Nunavut, Canada” (2016) 4 Current Developments in Arctic Law 17.
Brea Lowenberger and Terri Karpish presented “Improving Access to Legal Services in Small, Urban, and Rural Centres" to the Law Society Benchers Access to Legal Services Committee on April 27, 2017
Brea Lowenberger presented "CREATE Justice and Other Access to Justice Developments in Saskatchewan (2016-2017)" at the ADR Institute of Saskatchewan AGM on April 28, 2017
Grants and awards
Sarah Burningham was named the recipient of the 2017 Provost’s College Award for Outstanding Teaching. The Provost’s College Awards for Outstanding Teaching annually recognize an outstanding teacher in each college at the University of Saskatchewan.
Clayton Bangsund was named the recipient of the Law Foundation of Saskatchewan Faculty Research Fellowship for 2017-2018.