This is my second opinion piece on Bill 26. My first can be found here
Section 11 of the Canadian Constitution protects citizens’ legal rights in criminal proceedings. These proceedings commence the moment a person is charged with an offence … Read More... Read more
While pondering the genius or idiocy behind the passing of Bill 26: Traffic Safety Amendment Act, 2011 (Danyluk) in Alberta, it struck me, the Alberta government could learn something from Jewish law and the origin of gezeirah (גְּזֵרַת), or fence … Read More... Read more
Just when we thought we had heard it all, Bill 44, from the provincial PC party in Alberta, the federal party (CPC) comes along, and with the help of the liberals, passes yet another unthought out, vote driven piece of … Read More... Read more
Nobody is more aware of the dangers and perils facing education in Alberta more than the Alberta Teachers Association. Bill 44, in an effort to support citizenship, multiculturalism and inclusiveness in Alberta, is also opening the education system to … Read More... Read more
This was just too funny to let it pass…. Thanks Amanda!!
These are from a book called Disorder in the Court, by Charles M. Sevilla and are things people actually said in court, word for word, taken down … Read More... Read more