New rules make it tougher for immigrants to get Guaranteed Income Supplement

The Conservatives plan to make it tougher for immigrants to qualify for the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) - a financial aid program for the poorest in the country.

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April 04, 2014

Feds lose Canadian Forces lawsuit

A federal court judge has ruled the federal government was wrong to make deductions from veterans' long-term disability benefits by the monthly amount they receive under their disability pensions.

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May 02, 2012

Jailed woman denied medical care: Sister

A Smiths Falls woman campaigning to get her incarcerated Ottawa sister moved to a mental health facility claims jail staff are denying her cancer treatment.

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January 16, 2012

Top court set to hear hate speech case

Canada's top court is slated to hear arguments in a case that could set new limits on free speech in this country.

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October 12, 2011

Lawyers say justice not being served

A news article reports the reactions of Brockville lawyers to recent Legal Aid Ontario announcements of service changes.

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January 27, 2010