The play itself deals with some dark themes, and its characters are complicated and flawed. They are often contradictory and always conflictual.
Dostoyevsky left no place for laughter in his novel. His message, among many, is clear: Actions have consequences. And some consequences can drag you into the unimaginable depths of hell.
The Williams Lake Indian Band case is an example of courts leading the way in the path towards reconciliation, but there is still much work to do.
The study concluded that the best way to move forward in criminal justice reform is an appeal to fairness, labelling it a universal human concern.