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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 Battle over parental rights continues after Alberta election The Post Millennial, April 18, 2019 BC Human Rights ruling is an affront to a free society The Post Millennial, April 12, 2019 Universities need to stop policing off-campus behaviour National Post, March 15, 2019 Charter freedoms of public servants at stake in Newfoundland human rights case The Post Millennial, March 12, 2019 University of Toronto supports left-wing speech, not free speech The Post Millennial, March 4, 2019 Ending mandatory student union fees fair and just The Post Millennial, February 16, 2019 Fate...

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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 Bruce Spence v. Manitoba Public Insurance Foster Care Applicants v. Simcoe Muskoka Child Services Oger v. Whatcott Grace Chapel v. New Westminster Anvil Centre Weld v. Ottawa Public Library Canada Summer Jobs Attestation Parents, Independent and Religious Schools v. Alberta Minister of Education PARLA v. City of Prince Albert Nicholas Troller v. Manitoba Public Insurance Lorne Grabher v. Nova Scotia Registrar of Motor Vehicles Independent Baptist Academies v. Minister of Education Christian Medical and...

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