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Canada will be better positioned to press U.S. on border issues after pot legalization

Because Canada will then have "moral authority" to assert claims about Canadians being banned over consuming a legal substance, says immigration lawyer Lorne Waldman.

Posted:
March 27, 2018

Disabled groups fight 'demeaning' immigration law

A national advocacy group is pushing for the government to repeal immigration criteria that it calls discriminatory toward people with disabilities.

Posted:
November 20, 2017

Migrant workers asking Liberal government for permanent residency upon arrival

Representatives from Justicia for Migrant Workers (J4MW) held a press conference on Parliament Hill to draw attention to the failings of the Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program.

Posted:
January 25, 2016

How parties ask for your vote but help themselves to your data

Privacy law expert and University of Ottawa professor Michael Geist says that political parties fall through the cracks when it comes to privacy law.

Posted:
August 19, 2015

Opinion: The new citizenship act is efficient. Is it fair?

Andrew Griffith lists all the ways that fairness loses out in the new citizenship bill.

Posted:
June 19, 2014