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Media Advisory: Michael Schmidt’s day in court postponed to July

Media Advisory: Michael Schmidt’s day in court postponed to July

Apr 17 2011

BELLEVILLE, ON: Dairy farmer Michael Schmidt’s next scheduled day in court has been postponed from April 25 to July 25, 2012 after Schmidt’s lawyer was served with a motion to strike evidence from his application for leave to appeal. Karen Selick of the Canadian Constitution Foundation said, “The lawyers for

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Advisory: Michael Schmidt Back in Court over Raw Milk

Advisory: Michael Schmidt Back in Court over Raw Milk

Apr 11 2011

NEWMARKET, ON: Dairy farmer Michael Schmidt will return to the Ontario Court of Justice on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 to fight the Ontario government’s appeal of his acquittal on charges relating to the distribution of raw milk. Schmidt was pronounced “not guilty” on January 21, 2010 of all 19 counts

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Release: CCF defending freedom of expression: Mandatory bilingual sign bylaw unconstitutional

Release: CCF defending freedom of expression: Mandatory bilingual sign bylaw unconstitutional

Mar 02 2011

he Canadian Constitution Foundation (CCF) today announced that it has been granted permission by the Ontario Court of Appeal to make written and oral arguments in defence of freedom of expression against a restrictive Ontario Township of Russell signage language by-law. Bilingual small business owner Mr. Jean-Serge Brisson ordered a

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