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Information About A Primer on Special Needs and the Law

A Primer on Special Needs and the Law is dedicated to providing timely and practical advice to individuals with disabilities and their families in Nova Scotia on numerous issues, including guardianship, human rights, special education and future planning for persons with disabilities.

Recent Posts

Below is a preview of the five most recent posts from the blog A Primer on Special Needs and the Law. To read these posts in their entirely or subscribe to future updates from this blog, please visit their website!

  • Biased? Who, Me? [Reasonable Apprehension of Bias]

    This is a follow-up (or, perhaps more accurately, a follow-on) from my most recent blawg post regarding students with behavioral challenges, in which which I noted that the parent had… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … Read more »

  • Human Rights in Education – When "Meaningful" is "Good Enough"

    We’ve discussed the issue of human rights in education a fair bit, but what of those students whose behavioral challenges really do create an “unacceptable safety risk” to themselves or… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … Read more »

  • Merry Christmas and Almost Happy New Year

    Merry Christmas and almost Happy New Year and all that good stuff … My “early” New Year’s Resolution (not that I generally make any so you all should all feel “special”, if you know what I mean)… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … Read more »

  • "Where Is This Nova Scotia Legal Representation Kit of Which You Speak?"

    No apologies this time for the length of time I’ve went without posting – I simply don’t have the time for apologies. And, yes, I do realize how sad that sounds … However, realizing there’s… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … Read more »

  • Keep Calm and FaceBook On

    It has definitely proven a lot more difficult to keep up with blogging since I’ve returned to practice as a disability lawyer, but do not fear; A Primer on Special Needs and the Law is not going… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] … Read more »