Contributing Lawyers

Canada

Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross

Australia

Andrew Hudson



Canada's Supreme Court Orders Release of Interrogation Documents of Canadian at Gitmo

Today the Supreme Court of Canada issued a ground-breaking ruling in Canada (Justice) v. Khadr.

Omar Khadr is accused of killing a U.S. soldier in Iraq.  He was injured in the same fire-fight.  He was treated for his...

Ontario's Court of Appeal Unanimously Rules that the National Post Newspaper Must Hand Over Documents Provided by a Source

On February 29, 2008, the Ontario Court of Appeal overturned a decision of a provincial judge who quashed a search warrant obtained by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) to obtain an envelop that had been used to deliver a...

The Canadian Government Introduces Senate Reform Bills

On November 13, 2007, in Canada, the Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and the Leader of the Government in the Senate announced in the House of Commons the introduction of Bill C- 20 "An Act to provide...