We are a Canadian legal organization and federally registered charity that defends citizens’ fundamental freedoms under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, through pro bono legal representation and through educating Canadians about the free society.
Welcome To The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms
The Justice Centre is uniquely positioned to help Canadians who have faced shocking and stressful intrusions on their freedom. Our experienced in-house legal team provides legal advice and representation to clients without charge.
✓ Freedom of Religion and Conscience
✓ Freedom of Expression and Opinion
✓ Freedom of Thought and Belief
✓ Freedom of the Press
✓ Freedom of Peaceful Assembly
✓ Freedom of Association
✓ Equality Before and Under the Law
From Nanaimo to Newfoundland, the Justice Centre has been in court defending freedom. Read about our cases.
Have your fundamental freedoms or Charter rights been violated by government or a government-funded institution? Submit your case to the Justice Centre for review by our legal team.
There are many ways to help the Justice Centre. The Justice Centre issues official tax receipts to donors for donations of $50 or more.
We are funded solely by voluntary donations from Canadians like you, with no funding from government.
Mar 5th, 2021
Alberta court jails Pastor Coates through to May 3-5 trial
Mar 3rd, 2021
Appeal for Pastor Coates’ release from prison set for March 4, 2021
Mar 1st, 2021
Justice Centre in Court challenging BC’s prohibition on in-person worship services
Feb 24th, 2021
Pastor James Coates to appeal bail condition preventing him from holding regular church services
Freedom Under Attack – Canadians Tell Their Stories
As a public interest, non-partisan law firm and registered charity, the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms provides legal representation free of charge, to protect the rights and freedoms of all Canadians, which are guaranteed under our constitution. Since our founding in 2010, we have been involved in more than 84 legal files with a small but dedicated legal staff. We ...Watch Video See All Videos