Ontario Court’s TWU Ruling: Discrimination in the Name of Preventing Discrimination
So once again a Christian group has been discriminated against all in the name of preventing discrimination.
Last week the Ontario Court of Appeal upheld a decision by The Law Society of Upper Canada to ban graduates from Trinity Western University’s law school from being licensed to practice in the province of Ontario.
As reported in the Globe and Mail the Criminal Lawyers Association, an intervener in the case, found the ruling not only fair but balanced in terms of religious freedom and equality. “The time has come to not accept at face value religious justifications for discriminatory conduct in the public