Police accountability / L’imputabilité de la police



Protestors kettled by the Toronto Police during the G20 Summit in Toronto on June 26, 2010

Bahamas Government Balks at IACHR Communication

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) in a November 4th communication to the Bahamas government granted protective measures in respect of five Bahamians associated with the Save the Bays environmental lobby group. After local…


Protestors kettled by the Toronto Police during the G20 Summit in Toronto on June 26, 2010

Supreme Court Dismisses Police’s Appeal in G20 Case, Gives Class Action Clearance to Move Ahead with Lawsuits

In a decision handed down on November 10 the Supreme Court of Canada, in the case of Toronto Police Services Board v. Good,  dismissed the appeal by the Toronto Police Services Board from a lower court decision. The…






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Fighting Terrorism and F-Bombs

Earlier this year, a Halifax man was arrested and charged with public profanity after using expletives to express his views on Bill C-51, the (then) Conservative Government’s anti-terrorism legislation. He was participating in a public demonstration…