Member Ruth E. Walker is co-hosting a 3-day writers' retreat October 17 to 19 at Fern Resort on Lake Couchiching, Ontario. Special guest best-selling author and TWUC member Barbara Kyle is featured at Friday night's fireside chat and offers a writing workshop on Saturday morning. Tailor your...
Maryka Omatsu was born in Hamilton, Ontario in 1948 and was educated at the University of Toronto (M.A.) and Osgoode Hall Law School in 1975. She is Canada's first Asian woman judge--appointed in 1993. She was the former chair of the Ontario Rights Tribunal and was an adjudicator for the Law Society Clients' Fund. She practised environmental, human rights, criminal and immigration law in Toronto for 15 years. She was also a counsel to the National Association for Japanese Canadians in their struggle for redress.