Thursday, April 15, 2010
Friday Update: Guy Earle Trial
We're currently awaiting the Tribunal's decisions on jurisdiction (timeframe: weeks) and James Millar's judicial review of same (timeframe: months). Site content is being compressed and commenting has been disabled to facilitate a low-maintenance archive of this human rights hearing.
Latest news and opinion:
Downtown Eastside Enquirer: Human Rights Trial: The Lesbian Who Won't Talk
Tony Wilson, The Globe and Mail: Human rights emerging as cost concern
Rex Murphy, National Post: Please don't call it 'human rights'
Brian Hutchinson, National Post: Funny business at B.C. human rights hearing
Tabatha Southey, The Globe and Mail: Canadian ruling on ‘offensive' comedy is a gag - but it's no joke
Margaret Wente, the Globe and Mail: A bad night at Zesty's and other tales of the rights tribunal
Morley Walker, Winnipeg Free Press: Yes, it's called a punchline but does that mean it should hurt?
Montreal Gazette: More "human rights" nonsense
Hugh MacIntyre, Western Standard Blogs: The damage is done in the Guy Earle case
Michael Smythe, The Province: Surreal spectacle should never have happened