Kyle Kirkup, Special to

Kyle Kirkup is a 2013 Trudeau Scholar at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. He writes about criminal law, sentencing, sexuality and gender identity.

Kyle Kirkup, Special to's articles

Published On: March 18, 2016
Canada prides itself on the protection of human rights, but a report from last week reveals uncomfortable truths about the country's treatment of those in prison, particularly those in solitary confinement, writes Kyle Kirkup. 
Published On: January 26, 2016
In January 2015, Ontario became the first jurisdiction in North America to consistently place transgender inmates in correctional institutions that correspond with their gender identities. A year later, here’s how inmates have fared.