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JCCF granted intervener status in B.C. Civil Liberties Association v. University of Victoria

Posted on Jul 13, 2015 in Justice Update, Latest Updates, News Releases

JCCF has been granted intervener status in the B.C. Court of Appeal, on behalf of campus free speech rights, in the case of BC Civil Liberties Association v. University of Victoria. This case arose in 2013, when the U-Vic pro-life student club Youth Protecting Youth (YPY) was granted approval by the university administration to conduct a small, peaceful demonstration on campus, involving students holding pro-life signs, handing out pamphlets, and engaging fellow students in conversation.  The day prior to this YPY event, club president Cam Cote received a call from the University...

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Justice denied at the University of Alberta

Posted on Feb 3, 2015 in Justice Update, Latest Updates

Pro-life group ignored following poster vandalism It isn’t easy being a pro-life student, or anyone else with an unpopular, unconventional or politically incorrect opinion.  The 2014 Campus Freedom Index records more than a dozen cases of pro-life clubs being targeted for censorship purely because of their views.  For University of Alberta law student Cameron Wilson, it’s all too familiar.  While at the University of Calgary, Wilson and six other students were charged with non-academic misconduct for having set up a pro-life display in a high-traffic area of campus.  With legal...

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Published Columns

Posted on Feb 26, 2014 in

2019 B.C. court ruling against father in child hormone treatment case sets dangerous precedent The Post Millennial, August 6, 2019 The World Is Watching Canada on ‘Manzilian’ Wax Case The Epoch Times, July 30, 2019 As absurd as it is, the Jessica Yaniv case has serious implications The Post Millennial, July 22, 2019 Mainstream media ignores the inconvenient truth of B.C. transgender male genitalia waxing case The Post Millennial, July 12, 2019 The “human right” to compel women to wax male genitalia The Post Millennial, June 27, 2019 Postmedia writer Christie Blatchford honoured with...

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Active Cases

Posted on Feb 7, 2013 in

Click here to see our concluded cases Click here to see our out-of-court victories Index Cyrynowski v. Todd P. – defending single dad facing Human Rights Complaint for asking the age and gender of a potential babysitter AB v. CD – intervention to defend parental rights to refuse consent to hormone treatment JY v. Various Waxing Salons – defending women against government compulsion of intimate services PARLA v. Prince Albert – challenge to City’s decision to ban flag from courtesy flag pole BCM International v. Canada –  challenging discrimination in...

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