It is almost as dismissive of the Supreme Court's considerations in the Egan case, trumpeting the right and duty of judges to make law -- or, one might add, to supercede the law of the land, since neither Bill C nor any of its sections has been challenged in court.
Overview: Canada, like most largely English speaking countries, has an immense body of law that grants special rights to heterosexuals. I'm a print subscriber, link to my account Subscribe to comment Why do I need to subscribe?
Inthe federal Civil Marriage Act came into force, making same-sex marriage legal across Canada. Teachers cannot make comments in their social networks, write letters to editors, publicly debate, or vote according to their own conscience on their own time.
Get your free eBook for The Human Person. The Justice Department has written a discussion paper which suggests three options for the recognition of same-sex relationships. Vital notes. When same-sex marriage was legalized in Canada inparenting was immediately redefined.
We know, for example, that the majority of incarcerated men did not have their fathers in the home. Two amendments were defeated. The Justice Department has written a discussion paper which suggests three options for the recognition of same-sex relationships.
Michel Leshner, 55, and Michael Stark, 45, a gay couple who had been together for over two decades, were married that afternoon.