G Case

G Case

A potent mix of issues

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Sherry Galey
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Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the 'potent mix' of controversial issues raised by the "G" case, which raises the question of whether the state has the right to force pregnant substance users into treatment programs.

One woman's story: many women's lives

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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Online
Author: 
Sherry Galey
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Reports on the "G" case and discusses how its holds implications for women's rights and the outcome of the ruling will affect all women, particularly First Nations women.

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ISSN 14800039

Building a coalition on the "G" Case in British Columbia

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Online
Author: 
Nancy Poole
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Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses programs here activists on women and addictions issues and those working to prevent alcohol and drug-related development disabilities (ADRDD) work together.

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ISSN 14800039

Taking our message to the Supreme Court of Canada

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Online
Author: 
Yvonne Peters
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the organization of the Women's Health Rights Coalition in response to the issues involved in the "G" case. Speaks of the reasons behind the coalition's formation.

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ISSN 14800039

Why the Supreme Court should rule against mandatory treatment: five good reasons

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Online
Author: 
Sherry Galey
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Argues against mandatory treatment of pregnant women using substances with 5 main arguments that refuse to identify the pregnant woman as the cause of the problem at hand.

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ISSN 14800039
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