Supreme Court of Canada
Long-term expats will be able to vote for the first time in 25 years.
Recent judgments highlight how Canada’s court system perpetuates rape myths, despite the push for change.
Expect more court battles as long as the Crown has no duty to consult with Indigenous groups before passing laws.
The Indigenous sex worker died in 2011 and her body was found in a motel bathtub.
The Toronto Real Estate Board has been fighting the change for seven years.
Canada Border Services Agency officers have the authority to charge a traveler with a criminal offence for refusing to provide the password to their device.
The owl even wears the same fur-trimmed robes as the judges.
It's is a severe weakness and has the practical effect of ensuring a white and privileged worldview remains ascendant in Canadian law.
The view that prostitution subordinates and victimizes women and girls is not particularly popular, but I have seen it first-hand when I lived on Granville Street in the early 1970's and in Vancouver's west end in the 80's. The image of a "happy hooker" is a Madison Avenue gimmick that has no basis in reality. When my husband, Doug, ran the Vancouver Vice Squad, I saw again the squalor and exploitation of young, addicted woman, both tragic and poignant.