Dennis Edney

Omar Khadr's Lawyers Rip 'Bizarre' Criminal Record

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.17.2017 | Canada Politics

It contains errors at odds with how the federal government saw him on his return.

Lawyer Dennis Edney Receives The Max Gala/KSM Law Friend Of The Muslim Community Award

Faisal Kutty | Posted 03.30.2017 | Canada
Faisal Kutty

On March 24th, Canada's Muslim community held its first ever awards gala to recognize the professional, educational and charitable achievements of Mus...

Was Mohamed Fahmy a Victim of Stephen Harper's Ideology?

Aurangzeb Qureshi | Posted 09.28.2016 | Canada Politics
Aurangzeb Qureshi

In an odd twist of fate, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi decided to have a change of heart and "pardon" three Al Jazeera journalists including Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy. Whether Sisi was feeling charitable on the eve of the Muslim holiday of Eid-Ul-Adha or wanted to improve his faltering global reputation before his visit to the United Nations is unknown.

What Omar Khadr Can Do Under Relaxed Bail Conditions

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2016 | Canada Alberta

Justice June Ross called some of the conditions "unusually restrictive".

Omar Khadr Bail Conditions Lifted, Rules Alberta Judge

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2015 | Canada Alberta

He can also get rid of his electronic monitoring bracelet.

Omar Khadr Decision On Bail Expected Today

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2016 | Canada Alberta

Khadr is currently on bail pending an appeal in the United States

This Gay Palestinian Refugee Needs Our Help

Junaid Jahangir | Posted 05.26.2016 | Canada Impact
Junaid Jahangir

John Calvin is gay. He's a refugee from Palestine, who may soon be deported for being born into a family with ties to Hamas. Calvin grew up in a Muslim household that idolizes Hamas. He was indoctrinated to follow that path. Yet, he chose to abandon it.

Khadr Fights For Youth Sentence

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr turns to Alberta's top court Wednesday in hopes of having his eight-year prison term recognized as...

Khadr Poised For Return To Canada

CBC | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Politics

Omar Khadr has started the process to come back to Canada. Lawyers for Khadr, who is serving eight years in a U.S. prison for killing a U....

Welcome Back Khadr: Alleged Militant Returning To Court?

CP | Posted 09.28.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - Canada's ability to comply with its international obligations could be compromised if a decision staying the extradition of Abdullah Khadr i...