The Canadian Press

2015-07-21 | Terror Bill Challenge

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Two groups plan to launch a charter challenge today with the Ontario Superior Court against sections of the federal Conservative government's controversial Anti-Terrorism Act.

Date: 2015-07-21
Placeline: TORONTO.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 35 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << both the Canadian civil liberties Association and Canadian journalists for free expression say sections of Bill c-51 violate the Charter of Rights and Freedoms in a manner that is not justified in a free and Democratic Society the bill gives the Canadian Security intelligence service more power to Fort suspected terrorists plus it also increases the exchange of Federal Security information and creates a new criminal offense of encouraging someone to carry out a terrorist attack the bill also makes it easier for police to obtain a peace bond to restrict the movement of suspects and extend the amount of time they can be kept in preventive detention Karen Rebo the Canadian press Toronto >>