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CTA Upholds Air Canada’s Refusal to Ship Monkeys »

After a long legal battle, the Canadian Transportation Agency (“CTA”) on December 20, 2012, upheld Air Canada’s decision to stop transporting non-human primates destined for research and experimentation. Background In 2011, it came to the public’s attention that Air Canada…

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Animal Cruelty and the Freedom of Expression

Animal Cruelty and the Freedom of Expression »

It is said that a picture says 1,000 words. Indeed, an image can be the most effective way to communicate a message. But what happens when the pictures used expose a reality that many are uncomfortable facing? This article provides…

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Shark Fin By-law Struck Down: A Case Comment

Shark Fin By-law Struck Down: A Case Comment »

On Friday November 30th, Justice Spence of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice held that the City of Toronto By-law No 12347-2011 (the “By-law”), which banned the possession, consumption and sale of shark fin or shark fin food products within…

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