Category Archives: OCLA Opinion Statements

OCLA Calls on the Government and Media to Exercise Calm, Reason and Objectivity

The OCLA has appealed to Canadian governments and media to “exercise calm, reason, and objectivity” in response to recent events which threaten civil liberties in Canadian society.  The OCLA’s call for sanity is posted online here.

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OCLA Report: Canadian defamation law is noncompliant with international law

Dr. Denis G. Rancourt has prepared a report for the OCLA entitled “Canadian defamation law is noncompliant with international law“. The report contains four sections: Part 1: Demonstration that Canadian defamation law is noncompliant with international law; Part 2:How defamation … Continue reading

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Position paper on institutional bias against pro-life campaigners in Ontario

The OCLA posted a position paper today about the institutional bias against pro-life campaigners in Ontario. The position paper can be read here.

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A taser didn’t save Sammy Yatim: OCLA’s opinion on new tasers permission for Ontario police forces

On August 27, 2013, The Honourable Madeleine Meilleur, Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services for Ontario made the announcement that the province will now permit all frontline police officers to use tasers. The government’s announcement comes in the wake … Continue reading

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