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The Queen in Right? Wrong!

Her Majesty the Queen’s application before the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal has been dismissed. In a July 25 decision, Tribunal Vice-chair David Muir agreed with counsel for Pro Bono Law Ontario, that the application — from a man who had legally changed his name recently, to “Her Majesty the Queen” — had no reasonable prospect […]

It’s a Courtroom, Not a Playground

Two professional couples have been chided by an Ontario Superior Court justice for turning to the courts when “what they need is a rather stern kindergarten teacher.” The decision, Morland-Jones v. Taerk, 2014 ONSC 3061, has become a social-media sensation within and outside the legal profession. CanLII CEO Colin Lachance himself wrote a summary of […]

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