Free Speech Caution Tape

In Toronto, John Degen, the executive director of the Writers’ Union of Canada, considers the legal limits of free speech in Canada.

He refers to the recent rulings of the Supreme Court of Canada on two SLAPP disputes: 1704604 Ontario Ltd. v. Pointes Protection Association and Bent v. Platnick.

https://cfe.ryerson.ca/blog/2020/10/free-speech-caution-tape-can-we-trust-those-lines

Mr. Degen’s commentary appears on the website of the Centre for Free Expression at Ryerson University in Toronto.

 

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