Canadian Environmental Law Assocation's November 2017 Bulletin

This month's topics include Budget 2018 and the environment, calling for mandatory action on radon and more protection for the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence, and more.

Posted:
November 29, 2017
Article source:
Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)

Report shows Ontario government knew of mercury contamination near Grassy Narrows 30 years ago

A new report shows the Ontario government knew nearly 30 years ago that a mill site upstream from Grassy Narrows First Nation was contaminated with mercury.

Posted:
November 13, 2017
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

Canadian Environmental Law Association's October 2017 Bulletin

Topics in this issue include opposition to Bill 154, proposed revisions to Ontario's building code, concerns about OMB changes, and nuclear substances oversight report.

Posted:
October 31, 2017
Article source:
Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)

The Canadian Environmental Law Association September 2017 bulletin is now available

Topics in this issue include Green Budget Coalition recommendations, CNSC in federal environmental assessments, radioactive waste, nuclear substances oversight report, and more.

Posted:
October 02, 2017
Article source:
Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)

Clansmothers to Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources: 'Stop spraying the land.'

Clansmothers, grandmothers, and municipal townships of Treaty 3 and 9 traditional territories are standing up against the aerial spraying of their land.

Posted:
September 28, 2017
Article source:
Hamilton Community Legal Clinic / Clinique juridique communautaire de Hamilton

Register for CLEO's Forum: Include, Inform, Inspire: Community Legal Information in 2017: Oct 26, 2017 (Toronto)

When: Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Where: Chestnut Conference Centre (Dundas St. W. and Chestnut St.) Toronto, Ontario

Registration link 

CLEO invites you to join us for a forum for community workers and others interested in public legal education and information (PLE or PLEI) that will take place in Toronto on Thursday, October 26, 2017. We will gather at the Chestnut Conference Centre (Dundas St. W. and Chestnut St.) from 10:00 – 4:00 to hone our PLEI skills, connect with new resources, and share strategies for helping our clients and communities. Ontario’s PLE Learning Exchange, a partnership of CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario) and OJEN (Ontario Justice Education Network), is hosting this event as part of Ontario’s Access to Justice week, supported by The Action Group on Access to Justice (TAG).

Posted:
August 30, 2017
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

Canadian Environmental Law Association August 2017 Bulletin is now available

Topics in this issue include Conservation Authorities Act, Ontario land use planning reforms, Federal government proposes EA reforms, and proposed radioactive dump in Renfrew County.

Posted:
August 30, 2017
Article source:
Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)

Canadian Environmental Law Association's July 2017 Bulletin is now available

Topics in this issue include radioactive landfill, Canada's nuclear preparedness and response, potential NAFTA renegotiation, Provincial Nuclear Emergency Response Plan, and more.

Posted:
July 31, 2017
Article source:
Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 19 July 2017

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Posted:
July 20, 2017
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

Haudenosaunee men ordered to pay Enbridge's legal fees

Indigenous protesters Todd Williams and Wayne Hill must pay $18,387.81 and $7,000, respectively, to cover Enbridge's legal fees, a judge has ruled.

Posted:
June 05, 2017
Article source:
Toronto Star