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Robin Camp testimony: Eight things we learned about the judge - Macleans.ca

Federal Court Justice Robin Camp takes his seat at a Canadian Judicial Council inquiry in Calgary, Alta., Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. (Jeff McIntosh/CP). He took long pauses during tough questions, stumbled over a point he wanted to drive home, and fiddled ...and more »

Judge Robin Camp should be removed from bench over comments: lawyer - The Globe and Mail

Federal Court Justice Robin Camp arrives at a Canadian Judicial Council inquiry in Calgary on Sept. 12, 2016. Larry MacDougal/THE CANADIAN PRESS. Lauren Krugel. CALGARY. The Canadian Press. March 24, 2017 September 12, 2016. A lawyer presenting the ...and more »

Justice Robin Camp should be removed for sex assault trial mistakes, inquiry hears in closing arguments - CBC.ca

Justice Robin Camp has a "strong moral compass" and his mistreatment of a complainant in a sexual assault trial in 2014 was due to ignorance that has since been rectified, his lawyer told a Canadian Judicial Council inquiry Monday in Calgary, in a ...and more »

Judge in 'knees together' case admits 'non-existent' knowledge of criminal law - Edmonton Journal

Justice Robin Camp waits for a Canadian Judicial Council hearing in Calgary, Alta to begin on Tuesday September 6, 2016. The hearing is to determine whether Camp, who made comments in 2014 as a provincial court judge in Calgary, should be removed from ...and more »

Judge could lose job for berating rape victim: 'Why couldn't you just keep your knees together?' - Washington Post

A Canadian judge is facing the possibility of removal from the bench after he faulted a 19-year-old woman who said she was raped for not doing enough to defend herself during the alleged attack and suggesting that she wanted to have sex. Among Federal ...and more »

Canadian judge to rape accuser: 'Why couldn't you just keep your knees together?' - The Guardian

The supreme court of Canada. The Canadian Judicial Council is considering removing federal judge Robin Camp for discriminatory remarks during a trial in which he badgered the accuser and acquitted the accused. Photograph: Chris Wattie/Reuters. Canada ...and more »

Alberta Justice Robin Camp in 'knees together' case admits 'non-existent' knowledge of criminal law - Globalnews.ca

A Federal Court judge facing possible removal from the bench for inappropriate remarks he made to a sex assault complainant admits his knowledge of Canadian criminal law at the time was “non-existent.” The Canadian Judicial Council is determining the ...and more »

The Robin Camp transcript: ' … keep your knees together' and other key passages - The Globe and Mail

On Sept. 7, 2016, the Canadian Judicial Council released the transcript of R v Wagar, a sexual assault case heard in Alberta in 2014. The transcript was an exhibit at the hearing into whether Federal Court Justice Robin Camp, who had presided at that ...and more »

Most complaints about Canadian judges dealt with behind closed doors - Calgary Herald

Public hearings that consider whether a judge should be removed from the bench, such as the current one involving Federal Court Justice Robin Camp, are rare. CP, The Canadian Press. Published on: September 12, 2016 | Last Updated: November 30, 2016 10 ...and more »

Judge apologizes for asking accuser in rape case why she couldn't keep her knees together - Washington Post

The Canadian federal judge who found himself in hot water for asking an alleged rape victim during a trial why she couldn't keep her knees together said he now regrets those comments. Federal Court Justice Robin Camp testified in a hearing on Friday ...and more »