The Canadian Press

2015-03-12 | Terror Bill

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There are concerns about provisions in the government's anti-terrorism bill that would allow Canada's spy agency to violate the Charter of Rights -- as long a judge approves it. Carmen Cheung of the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association says this is not the proper role for a Canadian court. (The House of Commons public safety committee plans to hear more than 50 witnesses on the bill, introduced in response to extremist-inspired attacks that killed two Canadian soldiers last October.)

Date: 2015-03-12
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 8 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << and ask the court to authorize violations of fundamental rights such as those Protections in the charter is simply offencive to the rule of law >>