This chart shows an r value so high for men and an r value so low for women that it virtually rates as statistical proof.
There can be no doubt that poor men are screwed compared to rich men and all women, in custody, support, and representation. It clearly is systemic discrimination in canada, not just a handful of judges.
This has been the case for sufficient years to now be considered a historical disadvantage.
There are constitutional considerations that apply.
Sometimes judges even like to blame lawyers. Everybody blames lawyers.