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SPOTLIGHT ON CONSTITUTIONAL AND HUMAN RIGHTS

The CBA Constitutional and Human Rights Law Section’s mandate covers:

  • Constitutional issues, including the division of legislative powers
  • Judicial review of the Constitution
  • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
  • Human rights codes
  • International human rights law

We liaise regularly with:

  • American Bar Association
  • Department of Justice Canada

Our Committees

Would you like to contribute and network with other legal professionals in the field? Send an email to cbaconstitutional@cba.org to join one of our committees. They include:

  • Communications Committee
  • Case Law Summaries Committee

Our Section members also provide input to the CBA Federal Courts Bench and Bar Liaison Committee.  

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There are many other ways to get involved:

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Questions? Feel free to contact us!

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