Human Rights

A Pie in the Sky view of the Eye in the Sky

A report from the Human Rights Council of the United Nations says that Internet access is a human right.

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Human Rights complaint where the complainant alleges wrongdoing by her own father

Former Barrie police woman files complaint against the police force, including her own father who is an Inspector with the force.

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Employer in Ontario wins Appeal against Human Rights Tribunal

The Divisional Court found numerous deficiencies in both the “reasons” and “the process” of an HRTO Hearing that found that the employer had been discriminatory in a number of ways. These deficiencies were so significant, that it was “not possible to say that this was a fair hearing, nor that the findings of discrimination were reasonable”. In one instance, the Divisional Court stated that the HRTO’s finding was simply based on a “bald conclusion that is unsupported by any factual findings”.

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