Jul 04 2014
CCF Litigation Director Karen Selick appears on the Lorne Brooker show to speak to the issue of heritage preservation by-laws. Specifically, Karen discusses a recent Picton municipal by-law which designates a large area of various properties as a “heritage preservation zone.” The CCF feels that when a municipality wrests control
Jun 17 2014
CCF Executive Director Marni Soupcoff joins 180 host Jim Brown on CBC radio to answer whether having a two-tiered healthcare system could have prevented the tragedy of Brian Sinclair’s death in a Manitoba ER.
Jun 05 2014
CCF Client Bruce Montague is interviewed on Newstalk1010 about the government’s attempts to seize $100,000 worth of his business property as well as his family home as “proceeds of crime.”
Jun 04 2014
CCF lawyer Derek From is interviewed by Rob Breakenridge from NewsTalk 770. Derek and Rob discuss the Ontario Court of Appeal decision in Bruce Montague’s case. Derek explains why this decision harms property owners.
May 21 2014
The CCF’s oral arguments before the Supreme Court of Canada in Saskatchewan Federation of Labour, et al. v. Her Majesty the Queen. The CCF argued that Section 2 of the Charter should not be expanded to include a positive ‘right to strike’ that would harm employee employer relationships. The CCF
May 01 2014
CCF Litigation Director Karen Selick joins Rob Breakenridge of NewsTalk 770 to discuss the recent BC Supreme Court decision in Leroux v. CRA. Most importantly, they discuss how the decision supports a ‘duty of care’ that the Canada Revenue Agency owes to taxpayers.
Apr 21 2014
Feb 10 2014
CCF staff lawyer Derek From on the Rob Breakenridge show to discuss Michael Schmidt’s recent appearance before the Ontario Court of Appeal. Derek was there with Michael Schmidt in a packed courtroom to argue that the ban on the sale of raw milk infringes on individual liberty.
Dec 10 2013
CCF Executive Director on CBC Radio’s The 180 to discuss the implications Random Breathalyzer Testing (RBT) could have on individual liberty in our country.