CDAS has been granted leave to intervene in a case involving a constitutional challenge to the use of administrative segregation in federal correctional institutions (BC Civil Liberties v. Attorney General of Canada, Action No. S150415). The trial is currently being heard in B.C. Supreme Court before Justice Leask and is scheduled for nine weeks. CDAS will make submissions on the constitutionality of the use administrative segregation and, in particular, whether its use viola
We are excited to announce that CDAS has been granted intervenor status in Joseph Peter Paul Groia v. Law Society of Upper Canada. This marks our first case as an intervenor at the SCC! Click here to read the SCC case summary and here for an interesting article on Mr. Groia's appeal.