'We made some terrible mistakes': What Canada can learn from Colorado's cannabis legalization

When marijuana stores open across Canada later this year, things will look very different from what happened in Colorado when pot was legalized there in 2014.

Posted:
June 19, 2018
Article source:
Financial Post

New Thunder Bay program helps people save money on electricity

Applicants can qualify for everything from LED lights to new appliances and insulation in Thunder Bay Hydro's new program. 

Posted:
June 18, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 15 June 2018

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

Posted:
June 15, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

The problem with car insurance in Ontario: Reasonable Doubt

Cuts in auto insurance means shifting part of the burden of looking after the victims of our roadways onto taxpayers.

Posted:
June 13, 2018
Article source:
NOW
Posted:
June 01, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

June 5: Access Awareness 2018

When: Tuesday, June 5, 2018. 4 p.m. - 6 p.m., Panel; 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Reception

Where: Osgoode Hall, Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen St. W., Toronto (University Avenue and Queen Street West). Osgoode Station on the University Subway line is the closest wheelchair accessible subway station.

Join ARCH Disability Law Centre and the Law Society of Ontario for a discussion about privacy rights and disability.

Posted:
May 31, 2018
Article source:
ARCH Disability Law Centre

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 25 May 2018 - Ontario Election

Every Friday until Election Day June 7 ISAC will send out election-related highlights from the previous week, as well as a short collection of other stories and resources.

Posted:
May 25, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 11 May 2018 - Ontario Election 2018

Every Friday until Election Day June 7, ISAC will send out election-related highlights from the previous week, as well as a short collection of other stories and resources.

Posted:
May 11, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

On the Radar: New rules protect consumers in door-to-door sales

As of March 1, businesses selling certain products or services can't phone people or come to their homes without being invited. These products include furnaces, water heaters, and more.

Posted:
May 11, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

Durham Community Legal Clinic Spring 2018 Newsletter

Topics in this issue include: New location and new hub, CICB, domestic violence, workplace mental stress, Ontario's new standard lease, ODSP, spousal relationships and social assistance.

Posted:
May 09, 2018
Article source:
Durham Community Legal Clinic