Today the legal community in British Columbia launched the Islamophobia Legal Assistance Hotline, after a nationwide increase in reported incidents of racial and faith-related discrimination against Muslims in recent months. The hotline will connect individuals who have experienced discrimination with free, confidential legal advice and information. The number is 604-343-3828....

Recently, the attention of the national media was again captured by a hearing of the Manitoba Mental Health Review Board in the case of Vincent Li.  As you may know, the Court found Mr. Li to be not criminally responsible, by reason of a mental disorder, in the tragic death...

CLAS and the United Nations Association in Canada, Vancouver Branch will be hosting an International Human Rights Day Event celebrating the 67th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Come to JJ’s Restaurant at Vancouver Community College on Thursday, December 10th from 5:30 – 8:00 pm (3rd Floor, 250 W Pender)....

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CLAS in the media
The Georgia Straight, March 10 2016

CTV, March 9, 2016

The Indo-Canadian Voice, March 9, 2016