Robert Leckey

Experts: Secularism Bill 21

Published: 8May2019

Legislative hearings into Quebec's secularism bill started yesterday and will run until May 16. Here's an expert from McGill University that can provide comment on that issue:

Expert: Federal Government Gay-Pardon

Published: 29Feb2016

“Even more significant than Mr. Klippert’s posthumous pardon may be the government’s promise to review all the cases of men who were convicted of gross indecency (homosexual acts short of...

Supreme Court on assisted suicide: 6-month extension?

Published: 8Jan2016

In December 2015, the federal government has asked the Supreme Court for a six-month extension to draft new laws on doctor-assisted dying. The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on this request...

Experts recommend changes to Quebec family laws

Published: 10Jun2015

The group released a 600-page report with 82 recommendations that call for sweeping reforms to the current set of laws for unmarried couples. Among them is a mandatory parental regime which would...