CUSJ calls on our national government to find a better balance between protecting Canadians against terrorism and taking away the constitutional civil rights of Canadians. Bill C-51 does not find that balance. See our press release.
Hassan Diab Needs Our Help Now! At its board meeting of January 8th, 2011, CUSJ voted to send a letter of support to the Minister of Justice on behalf of Dr. Hassan Diab. April 6th, Minister Rob Nicholson decided to issue the extradition order. Mr. Diab is ordered to return to France. According to the … Read more
See two new letters under Action, Human Rights. CUSJ joined other groups in calling for the defeat of Bill C-49. This bill will treat all refugees as if they are automatically terrorists and will keep them incarcerated for a year or more while their case is being investigated. Whatever happened to Canada as a place … Read more