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Statement from CBA national President John Stefaniuk, K.C. on the rise of anti-2SLGBTQI+ demonstrations

  • September 19, 2023

As we witness a rise of anti-2SLGBTQI+ activity and rhetoric across Canada, we need to redouble our efforts in the fight for equality, which is far from over. Hate, misinformation and violence targeting Two-Spirit, trans, non-binary and gender diverse persons must never be tolerated. Efforts to curtail their rights to live openly and authentically, receive appropriate medical care, and be treated with equal dignity and respect go against their basic human rights and are profoundly harmful.

CBA Alberta in the news

  • August 04, 2023

Alberta premier tells justice minister to look at court resources, legal aid in mandate letter

CBA Alberta submission on the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

  • August 02, 2023

On August 2, CBA Alberta and the Alberta Child & Youth Law Sections sent a letter to Premier Danielle Smith and other provincial government and opposition representatives, calling on the government to create a detailed action plan to implement the obligations under the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

From the PD Manager | May 23, 2023

  • May 23, 2023

I’ve received emails from many of you about lots of PD topics. One issue that has come up several times is the best format for Section meetings – in person or virtual.