In addition to being one of the architects of the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights Act, Prof. Perrin wrote Victim Law: The Law of Victims of Crime in Canada (Thomson Reuters, 2017)
Overdose: Heartbreak and Hope in Canada's Opioid Crisis (Penguin Random House, 2022) is a national bestseller and finalist for numerous book prizes
Based on first-hand interviews with victims, offenders and others on the front-lines, I put the criminal justice system on trial and propose a new transformative justice vision
New book coming Fall 2023...
The Vancouver Declaration summarizes seven key recommendations for a more compassionate, evidence-based drug policy, based on my book Overdose: Heartbreak and Hope in Canada's Opioid Crisis.
It's based on my research interviews and scholarly evidence, in consultation with people who use drugs, surviving loved ones and public health professionals.
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