Canada Anti Terror Laws

SENTENCED: First Ever Conviction For Trying To Join Terrorist Group

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.24.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The first Canadian convicted under a law criminalizing attempts to join a terrorist group was handed the maximum sentence of 10 years in pri...

Court Upholds Anti-Terror Law

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada has declared the country's controversial anti-terror law to be constitutional in a series of unanimous, precedent...

Controversial Anti-Terrorism Laws Back Up For Debate

CBC | Posted 12.15.2012 | Canada Politics

Parliament began debate Monday on two anti-terrorism provisions that were never used and that expired five years ago. It's also looking at new measure...

Althia Raj

Harper Vows To Reintroduce Controversial Anti-Terrorism Measures

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 11.06.2011 | Canada Politics

UPDATE: Liberal interim leader Bob Rae told reporters in Ottawa Wednesday that if Prime Minister Stephen Harper wanted to bring back the measures he w...

Top Court Agrees To Hear Charter Challenge By Convicted Terrorist

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.30.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS — OTTAWA - The country's top court has agreed to hear an appeal on the legal definition of "terrorist activity." The appeal wa...

Convicted Terrorist Takes Case To The Supreme Court

CP | Posted 08.29.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - When it comes to defining a terrorist, has Canada got it right? The country's highest court will decide Thursday whe...