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Join LEAF for a community panel: What is “Barbaric”? Feminist reflections on religion and equality

Please join LEAF for a community panel discussion titled Who is a “Barbarian”? Feminist Reflections on Religion and Equality. Panelists will be: Shareen Gokal (AWID), Alia Hogben (CCMW), Dawnis Kennedy (Anishinaabe legal scholar, SJD candidate, U of T), Farrah Khan (Barbra Schlifer Clinic) and Moderator: Sonia Lawrence (Osgoode Hall Law School).

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LEAF Seeks Leave to Intervene in the Refugee Health Care Appeal

LEAF has filed a motion for leave to intervene before the Federal Court of Appeal in the Canadian Doctors for Refugee Care et al v Canada…

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LEAF’s Litigation Expertise Essential Before the Ontario Court of Appeal

LEAF is disappointed in the majority’s decision in Tanudjaja v. Attorney General (Canada), released by the Ontario Court of Appeal (ONCA) on December 1, 2014. (For background on…

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LEAF Commemorates Persons Day 2014

 LEAF Commemorates Persons Day  Each year, LEAF commemorates ‘Persons Day’ to mark the Persons Case (Edwards v. Canada (Attorney General). On October 18th, 1929, the…

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LEAF and the Asper Centre Advocate for Equality in the Criminal Justice System at the Supreme Court of Canada in R. v. Kokopenace

R. v. Kokopenace On Monday, October 6, the Supreme Court of Canada will consider whether the systematic exclusion of Aboriginal on-reserve residents from the jury…

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