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LEAF INTERVENING IN ERIC v. LOLA EQUALITY RIGHTS CHALLENGE

LEAF INTERVENING IN ERIC v. LOLA EQUALITY RIGHTS CHALLENGE

January 16. 2012 | LEAF Cases, Media Releases

Common Law Spouses in Quebec Entitled to Access Family Law Protections January 16, 2012 – Toronto – On January 18, 2012, the Supreme Court of…

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LEAF Intervenes in R. v. N.S.

LEAF Intervenes in R. v. N.S.

December 07. 2011 | LEAF Cases, Media Releases

Sexual Assault Complainant Should Not Be Stripped of Niqab December 7, 2011 – Ottawa: On Thursday, December 8, 2011, the Supreme Court of Canada will hear…

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LEAF GRANTED LEAVE TO INTERVENE IN  ERIC C. LOLA

LEAF GRANTED LEAVE TO INTERVENE IN ERIC C. LOLA

October 24. 2011 | LEAF Cases, Media Releases

Dear LEAF members, On Friday, October 21, 2011, LEAF was granted leave to intervene in the Supreme Court of Canada appeal in Eric c. Lola….

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LEAF intervening at SCC in Whatcott v. Saskatchewan

LEAF intervening at SCC in Whatcott v. Saskatchewan

October 11. 2011 | Media Releases

Prohibiting Religious Hate Speech is Constitutional. Hate speech is more than mere expression. It is a form of discrimination. October 11, 2011, Toronto – On…

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LEAF CASE –  INFORMATION  RELEASE

LEAF CASE – INFORMATION RELEASE

July 25. 2011 | LEAF Cases, Media Releases

LEAF Concerned About Implications of SCC Interpretation of Charter s.15(2) Cunningham v. Alberta (SCC Judgment Released July 21, 2011) July 25, 2011, Toronto – The…

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Senate Reform an Opportunity to Prioritize

Senate Reform an Opportunity to Prioritize

June 20. 2011 | Media Releases

Women’s Rights to Equal Representation June 22, 2011, Toronto – In response to the federal government’s Senate reform bill tabled in the House of Commons…

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Former Conservative Prime Minister Kim Campbell, Former Liberal Deputy Prime Minister Anne McLellan and Former NDP Ontario Cabinet Minister Frances Lankin Call for Stronger Action to Elect More Women to the House of Commons

Former Conservative Prime Minister Kim Campbell, Former Liberal Deputy Prime Minister Anne McLellan and Former NDP Ontario Cabinet Minister Frances Lankin Call for Stronger Action to Elect More Women to the House of Commons

May 31. 2011 | Media Releases

May 31, 2011, Toronto – Equal Voice (EV) and the Women’s Legal Action and Education Fund (LEAF) have joined forces to explore new avenues for…

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No Consent to Sex when a Woman is Unconscious   LEAF Arguments Accepted by Majority of Supreme Court of Canada

No Consent to Sex when a Woman is Unconscious LEAF Arguments Accepted by Majority of Supreme Court of Canada

May 27. 2011 | LEAF Cases, Media Releases

May 27, 2011, Toronto — The Supreme Court of Canada rendered its decision today in the case of R. v. J.A., a case in which…

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Access to Justice for Sexual Assault Complainants with Intellectual Disabilities

Access to Justice for Sexual Assault Complainants with Intellectual Disabilities

May 13. 2011 | Media Releases

LEAF and DAWN-RAFH Canada Intervene in R. v. D.A.I. at SCC  May 13, 2011, Toronto – On Tuesday May 17, 2011, LEAF and the DisAbled Women’s Network…

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LEAF Edmonton, the Centre for Constitutional Studies and the UofA’s Women’s Studies Program Event

LEAF Edmonton, the Centre for Constitutional Studies and the UofA’s Women’s Studies Program Event

March 29. 2011 | Media Releases

LEAF Edmonton and The Centre for Constitutional Studies Present: www.leaf.ca

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