Religious freedom ‘on an abyss of revolutionary change', lawyers warn

Posted December 5, 2017 10:47 pm by Editor

Religious freedom ‘on an abyss of revolutionary change', lawyers warn

OTTAWA – Religious freedom in Canada is facing a “watershed moment” and may be “on an abyss of a revolutionary change,” argued lawyers in a Supreme Court of Canada case involving a Christian university’s proposed law school.“The impact of the case will be significant for a generation,” said Phil Horgan, president of the Catholic Civil Rights League.The CCRL was among several interveners to make presentations Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 before the Supreme Court in support of the right of Trinity Western University to maintain its mandatory community covenant banning sexual activity outside of traditional marriage.The lawyers argued that a ruling

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