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Manitoba Public Insurance refuses to reinstate Star Trek – themed licence plate, necessitating court action

Posted on Jul 11, 2017 in Justice Update, Latest Updates, News Releases

Manitoba Public Insurance refuses to reinstate Star Trek – themed licence plate, necessitating court action

WINNIPEG: The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms (JCCF.ca) has confirmed it will proceed to file a court application against Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI), after MPI refused to reinstate the personalized Star Trek-themed licence plate of Manitoba resident Nicholas Troller. Mr. Troller, an enthusiast of the Star Trek TV series, applied and paid the required fee to receive the personalized licence plate “ASIMIL8” in 2015.  Without objection or hesitation, MPI approved his application and issued the plate.  Mr. Troller installed the plate on his family vehicle, with licence...

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Carpay: CBC smear job reveals anti-Christian bias

Posted on Jul 4, 2017 in Justice Update, Latest Updates

On June 29, 2017, the Battle River School Division (BRSD) in Camrose, Alberta, informed Cornerstone Christian Academy (CCA) that the school will no longer continue as an alternative program within the public school system, effective July 2018. The dispute arose from a BRSD demand, confirmed in a May 27 email from BRSD chair Laurie Skori, that CCA not read or study “any scripture that could be considered offensive to particular individuals.” Since 2009, CCA has served as one of Alberta’s many alternative programs within the public system.  These schools provide real diversity in...

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After agreeing not to censor the Bible, Alberta school board terminates agreement with Christian school

Posted on Jun 30, 2017 in Justice Update, Latest Updates, News Releases, Uncategorized

After agreeing not to censor the Bible, Alberta school board terminates agreement with Christian school

CAMROSE, AB: The Battle River School Division (BRSD) in Camrose has decided to terminate its agreement with the Cornerstone Christian Academy Society (CCA), after BRSD tried unsuccessfully to impose a confidentiality agreement on the Society.  This June 29 decision came just days after BRSD and CCA developed a joint statement in which BRSD agreed to not censor the use of the Bible at CCA. On May 27, 2017, the BRSD confirmed its directive to CCA that “any scripture that could be considered offensive to particular individuals should not be read or studied in school,” and suggested...

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Carpay: Libertarians support parental rights and real diversity in education

Posted on Jun 28, 2017 in Latest Updates

Carpay: Libertarians support parental rights and real diversity in education

Will my friend Derek Fildebrandt include parents in his new libertarian coalition? His new United Liberty group promises to promote libertarianism, the philosophy of maximum individual freedom. Governments at all levels have become too large, too intrusive, too paternalistic, and too expensive.  Big government is also the driving force behind the cruel and immoral practice of incurring massive debts that will have to be repaid by our children and grandchildren.  So United Liberty is a welcome breath of fresh air. If libertarians had their way, Canada’s federal and provincial governments...

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Digital Media Producer

Posted on Jun 26, 2017 in Latest Updates

The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms (JCCF.ca) seeks a talented and driven individual to join our growing team on a one-year, part-time contract. The Digital Media Producer will be responsible for planning and executing the Justice Centre’s digital marketing strategy, and for designing content that is mission-focused, educational and captivating. Qualifications 3+ years of professional experience in pitching, producing, and editing digital content. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, including Premiere, After Effects, and Photoshop. Ability to conceptualize and develop new...

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Edmonton Northlands denies K-Days booth to pro-life group after 15 years of inclusion

Posted on Jun 26, 2017 in Justice Update, Latest Updates, News Releases

EDMONTON: The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms (JCCF.ca) has made a formal request for Edmonton Northlands to reconsider its refusal to permit Edmonton Pro-Life (EPL) to have a booth at the 2017 K-Days festival, which takes place this year from July 21 – July 30. EPL has had a booth at K-Days for over 15 consecutive years, and never had difficulty registering.  On January 6, 2017, a Northlands “Exhibit Sales Specialist” informed EPL that EPL would no longer be permitted to have a booth at K-Days.  Northlands claims to have adopted a “new policy” prohibiting...

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