Indigenous People and the Criminal Justice System

This course examines the involvement of the Indigenous people in the criminal justice system. It identifies the problems encountered in the system and studies the proposals for reform. Among those developments specifically examined are the following: the Indigenous Courtworker Programs, the Indigenous Justice of the Peace Programs, the Indigenous Inmate Liaison Service Programs and the alternatives to incarceration programs. PREREQ: 18 university credits. (lec 3) cr 3. Students may not retain credit for both INDG 3116 and NATI 3116.

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