Category Archives: Terrorism and Security

National Security, Bill C-59, and CSIS’s Continuing Power to Act Disruptively in Violation of the Charter

By: Michael Nesbitt PDF Version: National Security, Bill C-59, and CSIS’s Continuing Power to Act Disruptively in Violation of the Charter Legislation Commented On: Bill C-59, An Act Respecting National Security Matters, 2017; Anti-terrorism Act, 2015, SC 2015, c 20 Government Report … Continue reading

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Impending National Security Legislation: A “New Road Map” to Update Canada’s National Security Framework

By: Michael Nesbitt PDF Version: Impending National Security Legislation: A “New Road Map” to Update Canada’s National Security Framework Legislation Commented On: Anti-terrorism Act, 2015, SC 2015, c 20 Government Report Commented On: Protecting Canadians and their Rights: A New Road … Continue reading

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Anti-Terrorism Law Reform: Required Changes to the Terrorism Financing Provisions

By: Hayleigh Cudmore, Elliot Holzman, Andrea Mannell, and Sarah Miller PDF Version: Anti-Terrorism Law Reform: Required Changes to the Terrorism Financing Provisions Provisions Commented on: Sections 83.02, 83.03 and 83.04, Criminal Code, RSC 1985, c C-46 Editor’s Note: This is the third … Continue reading

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Acting Out of Order: The Need for Real Time Oversight of CSIS Judicial Warrants

By: Navreet Bal, Tim Horon, Tiana Knight, Ryan Shudra, and Jessie Sunner  PDF Version: Acting Out of Order: The Need for Real Time Oversight of CSIS Judicial Warrants Provisions Commented On: Sections 12 to 12.2 of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act, … Continue reading

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Curtailing Free Expression: A Barbaric Cultural Practice? A Critical Comment on Section 83.221 of the Criminal Code

By: Kiran Fatima, Meagan Potier, Jordan Szoo and Stephen Armstrong PDF Version: Curtailing Free Expression: A Barbaric Cultural Practice? A Critical Comment on Section 83.221 of the Criminal Code Provision Commented On: Section 83.221 of the Criminal Code, RSC 1985, c … Continue reading

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