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Coalition of Women’s Groups  to argue for pay equity at the Supreme Court of Canada

Coalition of Women’s Groups to argue for pay equity at the Supreme Court of Canada

June 27. 2017 | Employment, Featured, Media Releases, What's New

June 27, 2017                                     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Coalition of Women’s Groups to argue for pay equity at the Supreme Court of Canada On June 22,…

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Feminist Coalition Responds to Verdict in Wagar Retrial for Sexual Assault

February 01. 2017 | Featured, Media Releases, Sexual Assault, What's New

February 1, 2017, Toronto — A coalition of feminist organizations committed to ending violence against women offers support to the complainant at the conclusion of the…

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PEI now offers safe, legal abortion services!

January 26. 2017 | Access to Justice, Featured, Media Releases, Reproductive Freedom, What's New

TORONTO, ON – The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is thrilled that abortion services are now provided in PEI. This is a major…

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LEAF Intervenes in Gehl v Attorney General

December 20. 2016 | Aboriginal Issues, Access to Justice, Children, Equality Law, Family Law, Featured, Gender Discrimination, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, What's New

December 20, 2016 – Today, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) intervenes before the Ontario Court of Appeal in Gehl v Attorney General…

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Canadian Judicial Council committee recommends Justice Robin Camp’s removal

November 30. 2016 | Featured, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, Sexual Assault, Violence Against Women, What's New

November 30, 2016, Toronto — A national Coalition of women’s organizations commends today’s decision by an Inquiry Committee appointed by the Canadian Judicial Council that…

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LEAF makes complaint to Ontario Judicial Council regarding the conduct of Justice Bernd E. Zabel

November 14. 2016 | Featured, Media Releases, Racism, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Sexual Orientation, Violence Against Women, What's New

November 14, 2016, Toronto LEAF makes complaint to Ontario Judicial Council regarding the conduct of Justice Bernd E. Zabel On Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at…

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LEAF Board welcomes new Executive Director, Hailee Morrison

September 09. 2016 | Featured, LEAF National, Media Releases, What's New

The Board of Directors of the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) would like to welcome and extend our congratulations to Hailee Morrison, LEAF’s…

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Justice Robin Camp Inquiry begins, feminist coalition intervenes

September 06. 2016 | Aboriginal Issues, Featured, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, Racism, Sexual Assault, Violence Against Women, What's New

September 6, 2016, Calgary Today the inquiry into the conduct of Justice Robin Camp (during a 2014 sexual assault trial in Alberta) begins. A national…

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LEAF/IAAW to Closely Monitor the R. v. Barton Appeal – Justice for Cindy Gladue

September 06. 2016 | Aboriginal Issues, Featured, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, Racism, Sexual Assault, Violence Against Women, What's New

On September 6, 2016, the Alberta Court of Appeal in Edmonton will hear an appeal of the R. v. Barton decision and determine if the…

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Feminist coalition intervenes in inquiry into Justice Robin Camp’s conduct during sexual assault trial

July 11. 2016 | Featured, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, Sexual Assault, What's New

July 11, 2016, Toronto – On Friday, July 8, 2016, a committee of the Canadian Judicial Council (CJC) granted intervener status to a national coalition…

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