Omnibus

WATCH: Chiefs Get In Parliament Scuffle Over Budget Bill

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Efforts by opposition parties to amend the Conservative government's latest omnibus budget bill culminated with around six hours of voting Tu...

Omnibus Outrage

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.21.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Government calls it making way for business. Outraged foes call it the slicing and dicing of environmental protection and any remaining trust...

Courts No Longer Favour the Terrorist

Irwin Cotler | Posted 05.16.2012 | Canada Politics
Irwin Cotler

Currently, Canadian law prohibits states from being sued except in relation to commercial matters. As such, state sponsors of terror are shielded from civil redress, and Canadian tax dollars are used to finance the defending of that state's immunity from liability. The Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act will fix this.

PHOTOS: Key Measures In Tory Crime Bill

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.20.2011 | Canada Politics

Sweeping changes to Canada's criminal-justice regime have been introduced in the House of Commons as part of an omnibus Conservative crime bill. Th...

Tories Roll Out Huge Crime Bill

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Sweeping changes to Canada's criminal-justice regime have been introduced in the House of Commons as part of an omnibus Conservative crime bi...

Tories Introducing Major Crime Bill

CBC | Posted 11.20.2011 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's majority Conservative government has begun a push to make good on a major election campaign pledge Tuesda...