Animal Cruelty Prosecutions: Moving Horizontally vs. Vertically

MONDAY, APRIL 10, 1:00-2:30PM

SPEAKER: Alexandra Janse, Administrative Crown Counsel, Ministry of Justice, Government of British Columbia

Other panelists will be announced soon

Full abstract coming soon.

Key Learnings:
1) How to take an innovative approach to animal cruelty investigations and prosecutions
2) How to best focus your fundraising and awareness campaigns
3) Areas of research are most pertinent to our changing view of what constitutes animal cruelty"

Alex Janse was called to the Bar in 2004. She joined the Kamloops Crown Counsel office in 2005. She has been Regional Animal Cruelty Administrative Crown for the Interior and Kootenays since 2008 and Animal Cruelty Resource Counsel for British Columbia since 2011. She has prosecuted more than 100 animal cruelty files.