Isabel Grant

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law

Professor

1822 East Mall

Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

30

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Scholarly Papers (30)

1.

The Boundaries of the Criminal Law: The Criminalization of the Non-Disclosure of HIV

Dalhousie Law Journal, Vol. 31, pp. 123-180, 2008
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 21 Jun 2011
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
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Canada, Criminal law, Sexual assault, AIDS (Disease), HIV, Condoms, Criminal responsibility, Health, Sexual intercourse, Non-disclosure, HIV-AIDS status

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The Prosecution of Non-Disclosure of HIV in Canada: Time to Rethink Cuerrier

McGill Journal of Law and Health, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 7-59, 2011
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Nov 2011
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 367 (152,528)

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Canada, Criminal law, AIDS, HIV transmission, Assault

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Hearing the Sexual Assault Complaints of Women with Mental Disabilities: Consent, Capacity, and Mistaken Belief

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 52, pp. 243-289, 2007
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 25 Dec 2010
Janine Benedet and Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 292 (194,746)
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Canada, Criminal law, Sexual assault, Mental disability, Consent, Capacity, Sex equality

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Resurrecting 'She Asked for It': The Rough Sex Defence in Canada

Alberta Law Review (2023) 60:3, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2022-14
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2023
Elizabeth A. Sheehy, Isabel Grant and Lise Gotell
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of Alberta
Downloads 205 (275,020)
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'rough sex defence', sexual assault, consent to bodily harm, BDSM, strangulation

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Legislated Ableism: Bill C-7 and the Rapid Expansion of MAiD in Canada

Number of pages: 72 Posted: 24 Aug 2023
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 190 (294,590)
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MAiD, medical assistance in dying, assisted suicide, ableism, the Charter of Rights

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Intimate Femicide: A Study of Sentencing Trends for Men Who Kill Their Intimate Partners

Alberta Law Review, Vol. 47, pp. 779-822, 2010
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Jul 2011
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 187 (298,732)

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Canada, Criminal law, Homicide, Family violence, spousal homicide, femicide Sentencing

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A Situational Approach to Incapacity and Mental Disability in Sexual Assault Law

(2013) 43:1 Ottawa Law Review 1-27
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 18 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2014
Janine Benedet and Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 180 (309,050)
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Canada, Criminal law, Consent, Capacity, Incapacity, Equality, Mental disability, Sexual assault

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Hearing the Sexual Assault Complaints of Women with Mental Disabilities: Evidentiary and Procedural Issues

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 52, pp. 515-552, 2007
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2015
Janine Benedet and Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 175 (316,882)

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Canada, Criminal law, Sexual assault, Mental disability, Evidence, Criminal procedure

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Breaking the Silence on Father-Daughter Sexual Abuse of Adolescent Girls: A Case Law Study

(2020) 32:2 Canadian Journal of Women and the Law
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Jun 2020
Janine Benedet and Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 148 (365,023)

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sexual assault, fathers, teenage girls, incest, child abuse

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Intersecting Challenges: Mothers and Child Protection Law in BC

UBC Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Sep 2016
University of British Columbia (UBC), Faculty of Law, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law, University of British Columbia Allard School of Law and Independent
Downloads 125 (416,453)
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Child Protection, Child Welfare, Motherhood, Mental Disability, Mental Illness, Family Law

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Taking Threats Seriously: Section 264.1 and Threats as a Form of Domestic Violence

Criminal Law Quarterly, Vol. 59, January 2013
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Oct 2012
Isabel Grant and Joanna Birenbaum
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and Independent
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Canada, Criminal Code, section 264.1, Uttering Threats, Domestic Violence

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A Tale of Two Cases: Urging Caution in the Prosecution of HIV Non-Disclosure

HIV/AIDS Policy and Law Review, Vol. 15, No. 3, pp. 15-23, 2011
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Jan 2012
Isabel Grant and Jonathan Glenn Betteridge
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto - Dalla Lana School of Public Health
Downloads 96 (503,368)

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HIV, Criminal law, Duty to disclose, Canada

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Intimate Partner Criminal Harassment Through a Lens of Responsibilization

Grant, I. (2014). Intimate Partner Criminal Harassment through a Lens of Responsibilization. Osgoode Hall Law Journal, 52(2), Forthcoming., Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 05/2015
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 28 Jan 2015
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 90 (524,498)

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Criminal harassment, violence against women, intimate partner violence, responsibilization

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"Does 'No, Not without a Condom' Mean 'Yes, Even Without a Condom'?: The Fallout from R v Hutchinson"

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Sep 2020
Isabel Grant and Lise Gotell
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of Alberta
Downloads 89 (528,160)

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R v Kirkpatrick, R v Hutchinson, R v Ewanchuk, sexual activity

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Manitoba Law Journal|Volume 44 Issue 4 2021

Manitoba Law Journal, Vol. 44, No. 4, 2021
Number of pages: 256 Posted: 11 Feb 2022
Robson Hall, University of Manitoba Faculty of Law, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law, University of Saskatchewan - College of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Lerners & Associates, LLP, University of Edinburgh, Robson Hall Law School, University of Manitoba - Faculty of Law and Lakehead University - Faculty of LawLakehead University
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criminal law

Non-Consensual Condom Removal in Canadian Law Before and After R. V. Hutchinson

Lise Gotell & Isabel Grant "Non-Consensual Condom Removal in Canadian Law Before and After R. v. Hutchinson" [Forthcoming in 2021] Dal LJ.
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Dec 2021
Isabel Grant and Lise Gotell
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of Alberta
Downloads 42 (787,520)

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sexual assault, condoms, consent

Non-Consensual Condom Removal in Canadian Law Before and After R. v. Hutchinson

44:2 Dal LJ 439-475 (2021)
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 23 Mar 2022
Lise Gotell and Isabel Grant
University of Alberta and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 39 (810,812)

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sexual assault, condoms, consent

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PS v Ontario: Rethinking the Role of the Charter in Civil Commitment

Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 52/2016
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 May 2016
Isabel Grant and Peter Carver
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of Alberta - Faculty of Law
Downloads 70 (607,334)
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Administrative law, Charter jurisdiction of tribunals, psychiatric review tribunals, Charter remedies, Charter section 7, Charter section 24(1), civil commitment, mental health law

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Contextualizing Criminal Defences: Exploring the Contribution of Justice Bertha Wilson

JUSTICE BERTHA WILSON: ONE WOMAN'S DIFFERENCE, pp. 153-172, Kim Brooks, ed., UBC Press, 2009
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2012
Isabel Grant and Debra L. Parkes
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and Peter A. Allard School of Law
Downloads 68 (616,709)

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Criminal Law, Defences, Justice Bertha Wilson, Canada, Supreme Court, Self-Defence, Provocation, Necessity

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The Meaning of Life: A Study of the Use of Parole Ineligibility for Murder Sentencing

52:1 Ottawa Law Review
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2021
Isabel Grant, Crystal Choi and Debra L. Parkes
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Peter A. Allard School of Law
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murder sentencing, parole ineligibility, multiple murders, consecutive parole ineligibility

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Rethinking the Sentencing Regime for Murder

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 39, pp. 655-701, 2001
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 21 Mar 2011
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 55 (684,898)

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Canada, Criminal Law, Murder, Sentencing

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Rethinking Risk: The Relevance of Condoms and Viral Load in HIV Nondisclosure Prosecutions

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 54, pp. 389-404, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Mar 2011
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 48 (727,708)
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Canada, Criminal Law, Sexual Assault, AIDS (Disease), HIV-Positive, Condoms

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'The Normal Ones Take Time': Civil Commitment and Sexual Assault in R. v. Alsadi

(2012), 24:2 Canadian Journal of Women and the Law 439-457
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Jan 2013
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
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Canada, Criminal Code, Consent, Social Problems, Public Law, Social Policy, Feminist Theory, Mental disabilities, Sexual assault, Civil commitment

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The Slow Death of the Reasonable Steps Requirement for the Mistake of Age Defence

Manitoba Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Dec 2020
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 41 (775,436)

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sexual assault, reasonable steps, mistake of age, child sexual abuse

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Constructive Murder and the Charter: In Search of Principle

Alberta Law Review, Vol. 25, 1987
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Jul 2017
Isabel Grant and A. Wayne MacKay
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and Dalhousie University - Schulich School of Law
Downloads 40 (782,735)

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Criminal Law, Constructive Murder, Sentencing Principles, Criminal Code of Canada, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Murder, Homicide, Section 7

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The Evolution of Life Sentences For Second-Degree Murder: Parole Ineligibility and Time Spent in Prison

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Mar 2022
Debra L. Parkes, Jane Sprott and Isabel Grant
Peter A. Allard School of Law, Ryerson University and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
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Parole iIneligibility, life sentence, second-degree murder, prison

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Second Chances: Bill C-72 and the Charter

(1995) 33:2 Osgoode Hall Law Journal 379-409
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Mar 2014
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
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Canada, Criminal law, Defences, Intoxication

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Anaphylaxis in Schools: A Legal Analysis

(1999) 9:3 Education Law Journal 383-425
Posted: 15 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2014
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law

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Canada; Allergies; Liability; School districts; Anaphylaxis

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More than an Empty Gesture: Enabling Women with Mental Disabilities to Testify on a Promise to Tell the Truth

25:1 Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, pp. 31-55, 2013
Posted: 02 May 2013
Janine Benedet and Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law

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Competence, Testify, Sexual assault, Mental disability

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R. v. A. (J.): Confusing Unconsciousness with Autonomy

(2010) 74 Criminal Reports (6th) 80-85
Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Janine Benedet and Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law

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Canada, Criminal law, Sexual assault, Defences, Consent

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Desperate Measures: Rationalizing the Crime of Infanticide

Canadian Criminal Law Review, Vol. 14, pp. 253-272, 2010
Posted: 21 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2011
Isabel Grant
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law

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Canada, Criminal Code, infanticide, murder, defences