Canada: Factum of the Intervener LRWC – TWU vs LSUC

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LRWC filed a factum as intervener in the Trinity Western University v Law Society of Upper Canada and the Attorney General of Canada case before the Ontario Court of Appeal on 25 February 2016. The Factum was prepared by LRWC members Gail Davidson, Lois Leslie, Gavin Magrath and Carolyn McCool. The factum outlines Canada’s international human rights obligations and the significance of international human rights in interpreting and applying the Charter protections at issue to support the decision of LSUC denying TWU’s application for accreditation.