CCLA and CJFE mount Charter challenge against Bill C-51
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression, CCLA and CJFE mount Charter challenge against Bill C-51, Key sections of Bill C-51 violate Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, July 21, 2015
TORONTO (July 21, 2015) — The Canadian Civil Liberties Association (CCLA) and Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) are initiating a Charter challenge today against key sections of Bill C-51, the Anti-terrorism Act, 2015. The legislation presents disturbing implications for free speech, privacy, the powers of government, including CSIS, and the protection of civil liberties in Canada.
This content has been updated on 21 July 2015 at 16 h 04 min.