The Senate has asked Harper-appointed Conservative Sen. Pierre-Hugues Boisvenu to apologize for violating the “Conflict of Interest Code for Senators” by banging staffer, giving her contracts.
Over 200 legal experts from across Canada recently wrote to Prime Minister Stephen Harper to protest Bill C-36, the Conservatives new prostitution law.
NDP MP Craig Scott proposes an “adapted-for-Canada” system of proportional representation as a route to parliamentary reform and democratic renewal.
Bill C-13, a new cybercrime bill currently being rammed through parliament by the Harper Conservatives, seeks to turn Canada into a surveillance state.
The Harper government’s 3rd annual Human Rights Impact Report for the Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement whitewashed mining-related human rights abuses in Colombia.
Online petition asks Senate to protect Canadian democracy from Stephen Harper’s Orwellian “Fair Elections Act”, plan to steal the 2015 federal election.
The association that represents lawyers in Canada is calling on the Harper government to amend Bill C-24 to ensure fairer and more efficient legislation.