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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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Support the 12th Annual Strawberry Ceremony on Feb 14, 2017

January 25. 2017 | Aboriginal Issues, Access to Justice, Events, Violence Against Women, What's New

Come and support the 12th Annual Strawberry Ceremony in Toronto on February 14th, 2017! EVENT DETAILS: WHAT: Strawberry Ceremony with Elder Wanda Whitebird WHEN: Feb…

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Remembering Dianne Pothier

January 04. 2017 | What's New

On January 4th, 2017, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) was informed of the passing of Dianne Pothier, a dedicated supporter of LEAF….

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LEAF’s 2016 Legal Highlights

December 21. 2016 | Featured, What's New

LEAF intervened in several high profile cases and initiatives in 2016. Here are our legal highlights for the past year. Thank you for supporting our…

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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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IAAW: An Outstanding Community Partner

December 16. 2016 | Aboriginal Issues, Access to Justice, Featured, What's New

LEAF is grateful for its community partners, and in particular, LEAF wishes to extend a special acknowledgement to the Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal…

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Law, Work and Family Care: A Symposium

Law, Work and Family Care: A Symposium

December 08. 2016 | Events, Featured, LEAF National, What's New

Join LEAF at the Law, Work and Family Care Symposium on February 17th and 18th, 2017 at York University in Toronto, ON. About the Symposium:…

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LEAF recognizes the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada

December 06. 2016 | Featured, Violence Against Women, What's New

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) recognizes the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada. It is crucial…

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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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Giving Tuesday: Make Canada Equal For All

November 28. 2016 | Gender Discrimination, Violence Against Women, What's New

It’s Giving Tuesday and LEAF has an important message for our supporters. In light of the United States election results (and events that followed in…

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