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Lawyers are calling on the Law Society of Ontario to confirm whether it considers systemic factors when determining whether Indigenous candidates meet the 'good character' requirement to become a lawyer. Do you agree with this move?
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Total Votes: 147
Poll Results
Yes, asking the regulator to look at whether the requirement imposes a discriminatory barrier to admission for Indigenous applicants is a good move.
No, this is not advisable.
Start Voting: 4/9/2018|End Voting: 4/16/2018

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