Recorded on May 3, 2019 - Rumi's Journey Webinar 3: In this webinar focusing on a domestic violence case,we look at documentary versus live hearings, the electronic involvement of alleged offenders, the role of each party at the hearing (including Rumi, her support persons, witnesses and Tom, the alleged offender), appeals and requests for further compensation after the hearing.
This webinar is part of a collection of materials that includes case studies and an advocacy handbook and was produced by Community Law School. These webinars provide information on Ontario's Compensation for Victims of Crime Act which is implemented and administered by the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB). The materials cover the scope of the Act, factors to consider before applying, the application process and what to expect at a Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB) hearing. Information is also provided for community advocates within the Criminal Injuries Compensation system. For more information, including support materials visit: yourlegalrights.on.ca/resource/criminal-injuries-compensation-advocacy