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Supreme Court of Canada judgment a win for travellers with disabilities
The Supreme Court of Canada upheld a federal regulatory order that could force Via Rail to spend millions to provide better access to travellers in wheelchairs.
The closely-split 5-4 decision, handed down yesterday, was hailed as a legal milestone by the Council of Canadians with Disabilities, which has fought a seven-year battle with Via over the issue.
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