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LEAF celebrates victory for women’s reproductive rights at the Ontario Court of Appeal

LEAF celebrates victory for women’s reproductive rights at the Ontario Court of Appeal

May 15. 2019 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

LEAF celebrates today’s release of the Ontario Court of Appeal’s ruling in Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada et al. v. College of Physicians…

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LEAF submits brief to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights

LEAF submits brief to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights

May 11. 2019 | Featured, What's New

LEAF submitted a brief to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights’ study of online hate on May 10, 2019.  Online…

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LEAF Call for Nominations 2019

LEAF Call for Nominations 2019

May 10. 2019 | Featured, What's New

LEAF National Call for Board Volunteers Deadline:  May 31, 2019 Are you passionate about the advancement and empowerment of women and girls in Canada?  Do…

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LEAF Welcomes its 2019 Summer Legal Interns

LEAF Welcomes its 2019 Summer Legal Interns

May 07. 2019 | Featured, What's New

LEAF is delighted to welcome Gabby Aquino, Emily Dutton, and Paniz Khosroshahy as its 2019 summer legal interns! We are excited to get to work…

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LEAF launches its Feminist Strategic Litigation Project

LEAF launches its Feminist Strategic Litigation Project

April 30. 2019 | Featured, What's New

LEAF is excited to announce the launch of its Feminist Strategic Litigation Project. The project will evaluate LEAF’s past strategic litigation work, and develop a…

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Download the Abortion Access Framework from LEAF Halifax

Download the Abortion Access Framework from LEAF Halifax

April 08. 2019 | Featured, LEAF Halifax, Media Releases, What's New

LEAF Halifax has created a resource on Nova Scotia’s abortion laws and policies: Access to Choice: The Legal Framework for Abortion Access in Nova Scotia….

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Megan Stephens

LEAF Welcomes Megan Stephens as Executive Director & General Counsel

April 01. 2019 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

LEAF is delighted to announce that Megan Stephens has accepted the position of Executive Director & General Counsel, replacing Shaun O’Brien, who was appointed to…

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Justice Shaun O'Brien

LEAF Congratulates Justice Shaun O’Brien

March 30. 2019 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

  On March 26, 2019, the swearing-in ceremony for Justice Shaun O’Brien was held. Justice O’Brien was appointed a judge to the Superior Court of…

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LEAF thanks Shirley Greenberg

LEAF thanks Shirley Greenberg

February 19. 2019 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

LEAF gratefully acknowledges a very significant donation from Shirley Greenberg to advance our work in promoting gender equality rights and creating real change in the…

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LEAF celebrates Supreme Court of Canada ruling in R. v. Jarvis

LEAF celebrates Supreme Court of Canada ruling in R. v. Jarvis

February 15. 2019 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

LEAF celebrates today’s release of the Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling in R. v. Jarvis, the first occasion our country’s highest court has had to…

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