The CJHR is published by Robson Hall, Faculty of Law at the University of Manitoba in association with the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. The journal is a peer-reviewed forum for scholars to explore concerns in human rights and humanitarian law and policy relevant to Canadian society.

In addition to traditional legal scholarship, the CJHR welcomes submissions from varying disciplines, including the liberal arts and social sciences. Articles are published both online and in print. Pursuant to our Open Access Policy, all articles are available for download on our website.

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Call for Papers

The CJHR is currently accepting submissions for upcoming volumes. Please have a look at our Call for Papers and our Manuscript Specifications!

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Vol 4, No 1 (2015)

Human Rights and Solitary Confinement