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An Activist Is In Court, But It's Factory Farming On Trial

Miriam Porter | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Living
Miriam Porter

Factory farming has been linked to huge environmental issues for years and now it's being played out issue by issue in an Ontario courtroom, all because a woman showed compassion towards pigs. So, think about it. Who is really on trial here?

Teacher Convicted Of Sleeping With Her Student More Than 200 Times

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.24.2014 | Canada

A former gym teacher has been convicted of sexual assault, following claims from a 15-year-old student that they had sex more than 200 times. Tania...

Can We Humanize Lawyers, or Are the Jokes Too Funny?

Albert Nerenberg | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada
Albert Nerenberg

Q: Why won't sharks attack lawyers? A: Professional courtesy. "Lawyer." These days just the word conjures up jokes. Type "Lawyer Jokes" into Google...

Drunk in the Backseat of a Car? You Could Get a D.U.I.

Theo Sarantis | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Theo Sarantis

Some people have learned and determined that should they ever find themselves in the parking lot of a watering hole at 3 a.m. and not in a condition to drive, that they would make their way to the backseat of the car and get some sleep. Home free right? Not exactly.

New Supreme Court Judge Cracks Jokes At Welcome Ceremony

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The two newest members of the Supreme Court of Canada celebrated their humble origins and their new role as dispassionate defenders of the co...