The CCRL Presents the Exner Award to Alex Schadenberg at its 2016 Spring Dinner, Hears Address by Douglas Farrow

Posted June 9, 2016 9:40 pm by CCRL

The CCRL Presents the Exner Award to Alex Schadenberg at its 2016 Spring Dinner, Hears Address by Douglas Farrow

Toronto, ON June 9, 2016 – On June 2, the CCRL hosted its annual dinner in Toronto. This year the keynote speaker was Douglas Farrow, Professor of Christian Thought at McGill University, holder of the Kennedy Smith Chair in Catholic Studies, and Project Director for Pluralism, Religion and Public Policy. He spoke about the concept of autonomy and autonomy and dignity as understood by society, reflected in the Supreme Court of Canada’s Carter decision and Parliament’s response in Bill C-14.

For the state today does not acknowledge that there is any higher form of law than its own law. It regards

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