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