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Justiciable Problems

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What are
civil legal dimension
Justiciable Problems
They are problems that have a
Although people don’t always recognize them as
legal problems.
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over 45%
of Canadians
experienced one or more justiciable problems between 2003-2006
E.G.
Justiciable Problems
do not occur in isolation.
They
cluster
One problem often leads to another
82%
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What happens
1/3
when justiciable problems
aren’t solved
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of justiciable problems
are never resolved
of people reporting a family law problem experience
a related health or
social problem
38%
54%
of people with a justiciable problem report developing
a health or social issue in direct response to that problem.
of children
whose parents
had an unresolved justiciable problem had a problem
at school
11%
of children
whose parents
had an unresolved justiciable problem got in trouble with the law
The more justiciable problems people have the less likely they are to think the justice system is fair!
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