CCLA has joined Human Rights Watch and the New York Bar Association, as well as human rights organizations from the UK, South Africa and Argentina, to support the right to same sex marriage in the U.S.. A joint amicus brief was filed by the organizations in the case of Obergefell v Hodges before the Supreme […]
The Supreme Court has rendered its decision in Loyola High School v. Quebec (Attorney General). The case examines the province of Quebec’s Ethics and Religious Culture (ERC) curriculum which was put in place several years ago when the province went through the process of moving away from a confessional system of education. Loyola, a private […]
Since the government tabled Bill C-51, CCLA has been speaking out about our concerns about the Bill. CCLA has sent a written brief to the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security, summarizing some of our primary concerns about the Bill. Read those submissions here.
We were also fortunate to have the opportunity to appear […]
It has come to our attention that CCLA’s logo (as well as a quote and photo of CCLA’s General Counsel) has been included on a website regarding protests against Bill C-51. We want to be clear that this website (protestcanada.ca) is not affiliated with CCLA. We wish to clarify this only because the website is […]
This morning the Commissioner of the RCMP, Bob Paulson, appeared before the House of Commons Committee on Public Safety and National Security to talk about the ongoing investigation into the actions of Michael Zehaf-Bibeau in Ottawa on October 22, 2014. He also showed the Committee part of a video that Zehaf-Bibeau made just prior to […]