Nicole LaViolette

University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law

57 Louis Pasteur Street

Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6N5

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (47)

1.

Refugee Claims Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity: An Annotated Bibliography

Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2014-15
Number of pages: 196 Posted: 23 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2015
Mary Kapron and Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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LGBTI refugees, refugee law, sexual orientation, gender identity, asylum

Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and the Refugee Determination Process in Canada

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 02 May 2015
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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LGBT refugees, gay and lesbian refugees, refugee law, sexual orientation, gender identity, Canada

Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and the Refugee Determination Process in Canada

(2014) 4:2 Journal of Research in Gender Studies 68-123
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Dec 2014
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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LGBT refugees, gay and lesbian refugees, refugee law, sexual orientation, gender identity, Canada

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Overcoming Problems with Sexual Minority Refugee Claims: Is LGBT Cultural Competency Training the Solution?

Thomas Spijkerboer, ed., Fleeing Homophobia. Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Asylum (Taylor & Francis Books, Oxon, United Kingdom, 2013)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Refugees, LGBT, Cross-cultural competency, training, sexual minorities

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Sexual Orientation and the Refugee Determination Process: Questioning a Claimant About Their Membership in the Particular Social Group (2004)

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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LGBT refugees, sexual orientation, refugee law, sexual minorities

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Canadian Appellate Level Decisions Dealing with Refugee Claims Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity – Listed According to the Definition of a Convention Refugee

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2015
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Refugee law, LGBT refugees, Canada

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Sexual Minorities, Migration, and the Remaining Boundaries of Canadian Immigration and Refugee Laws

Soheila Pashang, Debbie Douglas and Avvy Go, eds., Unsettled Settlers: Barriers to Integration, Toronto, De Sitter, 2012, pp. 29-54.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Refugees, LGBT, Sexual Minorities, Immigration, Canada

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Coming Out in Canada: The Immigration of Same-Sex Couples Under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

McGill Law Journal/Revue de droit de McGill, Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 969-1003, 2004
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 08 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Tough-On-Refugees Policy Reflects Badly on Canada (Les réfugiés écartés - La protection des demandeurs d'asile n'est pas un acte de générosité, mais une obligation juridique du Canada)

La Presse, Montréal, p. A22, 2009
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 02 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 18 May 2016
McGill University - Faculty of Law: Hans & Tamar Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law, University of Manitoba, University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
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Canada, Immigration, Refugees, Jason Kenney

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The Immutable Refugees: Sexual Orientation in Canada (A.G.) v. Ward

University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review, Vol. 55, No. 1, pp. 1-41, 1997
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Commanding Rape: Sexual Violence, Command Responsibility, and the Prosecution of Superiors by the International Criminal Tribunals for the Former Yugoslavia and Rwanda

Canadian Yearbook of International Law/Annuaire Canadien de Droit International, Vol. 36, p. 93. 1998
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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LGBT refugees, refugee law, sexual orientation, gender identity, international refugee law

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Ottawa Principles on Anti-Terrorism and Human Rights

THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF ANTITERRORISM, Nicole LaViolette, Craig Forcese, eds., Toronto: Irwin Law, 2008
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 15 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 26 Jun 2013
Nicole LaViolette and Craig Forcese
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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terrorism, counter-terrorism, anti-terrorism, human rights

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Sexual Orientation and the Refugee Determination Process: Questioning a Claimant About Their Membership in the Particular Social Group

Sydney Levy, ed., Asylum Based on Sexual Orientation: A Resource Guide, San Francisco, IGLHRC, 1996
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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LGBT refugees, sexual orientation, refugee law, sexual minorities

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Proving a Well-Founded Fear: The Evidentiary Burden in Refugee Claims Based on Sexual Orientation

Sydney Levy, ed., Asylum Based on Sexual Orientation: A Resource Guide, San Francisco, IGLHRC, 1996
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 17 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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LGBT refugees, sexual orientation, refugee law, sexual minorities

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UNHCR Guidance Note on Refugee Claims Relating to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity: A Critical Commentary

International Journal of Refugee Law, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 173-208, 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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No Safe Haven: Sexuality as a Universal Human Right and Lesbian and Gay Activism in International Politics

Millennium - Journal of International Studies, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp. 563-588, 1994
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 May 2015
Nicole LaViolette and Sandra Whitworth
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and York University, Department of Political Science
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Dad, Mom – and Mom: The Ontario Court of Appeal's Decision in A.A. v. B.B.

Canadian Bar Review, pp. 665-689, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Gender-Related Refugee Claims: Expanding the Scope of the Canadian Guidelines

International Journal of Refugee Law, Vol. 19, Issue 2, pp. 169-214, 2007
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Les revendications du statut de réfugié fondées sur le sexe: constats et orientations nouvelles (Gender-Related Refugee Claims: Expanding the Scope of the Canadian Guidelines)

Canadian Journal of Women and the Law/Revue Femmes et Droit, Vol 13, No. 2, p. 285, 2001
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Les identités multiples et le droit des réfugiés (Identity Markers and Refugee Law)

Canadian Ethnic Studies/Études Ethniques au, Vol. 35, No. 3, pp. 39-55, 2003
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Canada Grants Asylum Based on Sexual Orientation

Great Events from History: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Events, Ed. Lillian Faderman, Horacio Roque Ramírez, et al., 2 Vols., Salem Press, pp. 632-634, 2007 (Used with permission of the publisher, EBSCO Information Services, Ipswich, MA)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Refugee Law, LGBT refugees, Canada, sexual orientation, asylum

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U.N. Revokes Consultative Status of International Lesbian and Gay Association

In: 'Great Events from History: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Events,' Ed. Lillian Faderman, Horacio Roque Ramírez, et al., 2 Vols., Salem Press, pp. 632-634, 2007. (Used with permission of the publisher, EBSCO Information Services, Ipswich, MA)
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 22 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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United Nations, International Lesbian and Gay Association

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La Loi sur l’immigration et la protection des réfugiés et la définition internationale de la torture (The Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and the International Definition of Torture)

Revue Générale de Droit, Vol. 34, pp. 587-610, 2004
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Canada's Queer Community Needs to Help Persecuted Sexual Minorities

The Globe and Mail, (Online), July 22, 2010
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 17 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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LGBT refugees, Canada, resettlement of refugees

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The Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and the International Definition of Torture

35 Immigration Law Review (3d) 59, 2004
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Le Cadre juridique interaméricain face aux problèmes engendrés par la traite des femmes et des enfants (The Inter-American Legal Framework and the Challenges Posed by the Trafficking of Women and Children)

Mélanie Claude, Nicole LaViolette & Richard Poulin, eds., Prostitution et traite des êtres humains, enjeux nationaux et internationaux, Les Éditions L'Interligne, Ottawa, 2009
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2013 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Trafficking of women and children, Inter-American Human Rights Conventions

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Irish American Lesbian Gains Canadian Immigrant Status

Great Events from History: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Events, ed. Lillian Faderman, Horacio Roque Ramírez, et al., 2 Vols., Salem Press, pp. 632-634, 2007 (Used with permission of the publisher, EBSCO Information Services, Ipswich, MA)
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 27 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Immigration Law, LGBT immigration, Canada, binational couples, sexual orientation, gay and lesbian couples

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The Academic Year in Review: Selected Family Law Publications 2010-11

21st Annual Institute of Family Law Conference, 13 April 2012, Ottawa, County of Carleton Law Association, 2012.
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 19 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Family Law, Canada

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Review of the Legislative History of the International Criminal Court Edited by M. Cherif Bassiouni

43 Canadian Yearbook of International Law 675-681, 2005.
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 Aug 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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International Criminal Court

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Asylum law, Refugee Law, LGBT refugees, Canada

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The Division of Property and Unmarried Cohabitants: The Supreme Court Draws a Line in Nova Scotia (Attorney-General) v. Walsh

12th Annual Institute of Family Law Conference, 6 June 2003, Ottawa, County of Carleton Law Association
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Family Law, Canada, Matrimonial Property, Common Law Couples, Cohabitants

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The Academic Year in Review: Selected Family Law Publications 2009

19th Annual Institute of Family Law Conference, April 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Oct 2013
Nicole LaViolette and Gail Geronimo
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and Independent
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Family Law, Canada

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Review of Florian Sauvageau, David Taras, and David Schneiderman, The Last Word: Media Coverage of the Supreme Court of Canada

38:2 Ottawa Law Review 245-51 (2006).
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Aug 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Media coverage of courts

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L’importance de l’opinion publique: l’homoparentalité et la décision de la Cour européenne des Droits de l’Homme dans l’Affaire Fretté c. France (Lesbian and Gay Parenthood: The Decision of the European Court of Human Rights in Fretté v. France)

Canadian Yearbook of International Law/Annuaire Canadien de Droit International, Vol. 40, pp. 345-371, 2002
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Feminism, International Law, International Relations

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Recension/Review of Irène Demczuk, ed., Des droits à reconnaître : les lesbiennes face à la discrimination.

29 Resources for Feminist Research/ Documentation sur la recherche féministe 145, 2001
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 02 Aug 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Discrimination, Lesbians

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Registered Partnerships: A Model for Partnership Recognition (Disponible en Français: Les unions libres enregistrées: Un modèle de reconnaissance des rapports personnels)

Ottawa: Law Commission of Canada, 2001
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 10 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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The Principle International Human Rights Instruments to Which Canada Has Not Yet Acceded

Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice, Vol. 24, pp. 267-325, 2006
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Review of Doris Buss & Ambreena Manji, Eds., International Law: Modern Feminists Approaches

Social & Legal Studies 2007 16: 152
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 02 Aug 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Feminism, International Law

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Marriage: Legal Aspects

In Timothy F. Murphy, ed., Reader’s Guide to Lesbian and Gay Studies (Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, Chicago, 2000) 374-75.
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 30 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law
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Same-sex marriage

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Cruce de fronteras en aula: un experimento de derecho comparado en derecho de familia (Crossing Borders in the Classroom: A Comparative Law Experiment in Family Law)

Boletín Mexicano de Derecho Comparado, Vol. 130, pp. 43-71, Enero-Abril 2011
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2013
University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Sonora, University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and University of Houston Law Center
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Franchir les limites de la salle de classe : une expérience de droit comparé en droit de la famille (Crossing Borders in the Classroom: A Comparative Law Experiment in Family Law)

24 Canadian Journal of Family Law 65-100, 2008
Posted: 29 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law

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Family Law, Transnational Family Law, Legal pedagogy

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Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and the Refugee Determination Process

Posted: 18 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 05 May 2015
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law

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LGBT refugees, refugee law, sexual orientation, gender identity, Canada

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The Principal International Human Rights Instruments to Which Canada Has Not Yet Adhered

Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice, Vol. 24, No. 2, 2006
Posted: 23 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2013
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law

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Independent Human Rights Documentation and Sexual Minorities: An Ongoing Challenge for the Canadian Refugee Determination Process

International Journal of Human Rights, Vol. 13, No. 2/3, pp. 437-476, 2009
Posted: 08 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2015
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law

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Crossing Borders in the Classroom: A Comparative Law Experiment in Family Law

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 55, pp. 542-559, 2006
Posted: 08 Apr 2011
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law, University of Houston Law Center, University of Arizona - James E. Rogers College of Law and University of Sonora

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Waiting in a New Line at City Hall: Registered Partnerships As an Option for Relationship Recognition in Canada

Canadian Journal of Family Law/Revue Canadienne de droit Familial, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 115-172, 2002
Posted: 08 Apr 2011
Nicole LaViolette
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law

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