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2014

Canada must face up to its complicity in torture
December 20, 2014 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted


CSIS agents’ visit to Hamilton man’s home “cause for alarm”
December 19, 2014 – Hamilton Spectator – Bijon Roy quoted


Ottawa urged to review relationship with CIA
December 9, 2014 – Globe and Mail – Paul Champ quoted


Hardball tactics and co-operation from CSIS gives oil company the edge on pipeline
December 1, 2014 - Policy Alternatives – Paul Champ quoted


Mountie denied promotion wins case against RCMP Commissioner
November 27, 2014 – CBC News – Paul Champ quoted


Paul Champ addresses Carleton on Human Rights, National Security and The Law
November 25, 2014 – Carleton University, Amnesty International – Paul Champ speaker


Court to decide fate on Ontario’s oldest high school
November 21, 2014 – Global Television – Paul Champ interviewed


OPSEU Conference on Human Rights – Competing and Emerging Rights
November 8, 2014 – Ontario Public Service Employees Union – Paul Champ speaker


Homeland heroes – Lawyers defending Canadians abroad
Fall 2014 – Just Magazine – Paul Champ featured


Arar +10 Conference: National Security and Human Rights A Decade Later
October 29, 2014 – University of Ottawa – Paul Champ panellist


United Nations Litigator’s Workshop on Protecting Freedom of Association
October 18, 2014 – United Nations Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Association and Assembly – Lake Naivasha, Kenya


Canadian mining industry threatened by human rights ruling
October 9, 2014 – Canadian Dimension magazine – Paul Champ quoted


UFCW Lawyers’ Conference
October 8, 2014 – United Food and Commercial Workers – Paul Champ, speaker on Charter and Labour Rights


CSIS seeks to limit inquiry into surveillance of environmentalists
September 29, 2014 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted


Spy watchdog’s oil ties spark concerns in civil liberties complaint
September 28, 2014 – Globe and Mail – Paul Champ quoted


Law Society of Upper Canada 2014 Employment Law Update - Ottawa
September 18, 2014 – Law Society of Upper Canada – Paul Champ panellist


RCMP warns of environmental extremism
September 14, 2014 – Globe and Mail – Paul Champ


Federal government drops appeal in Jordan’s Principle case
July 11, 2014 – CBC News – Paul Champ quoted



Court upholds solitary confinement of HIV prisoner
July 3, 2014 – Ottawa Citizen – Paul Champ


Book Review on Unions Matter: Advancing Democracy, Economic Equality and Social Justice
June 26, 2014 – Broadbent Institute – Paul Champ chapter on history of unions fighting discrimination reviewed


Community group launches lawsuit to save historic high school
June 25, 2014 – CKWS Television – Paul Champ quoted


Fundraiser to save high school “fabulous success”
June 6, 2014 – Kingston Whig Standard – Paul Champ quoted


General in charge of military justice in breach of National Defence Act
May 30, 2014 – CBC News – Paul Champ quoted


OBA Conference - Annual Update on Human Rights
May 23, 2014 – Ontario Bar Association – Christine Johnson panellist


Book makes case that unions are fundamental to democracy
May 21, 2014 – Canadian Foundation for Labour Rights book launch – Paul Champ chapter on unions and equality rights in Unions Matter: Advancing Democracy, Economic Equality and Social Justice


Paul Champ appears before Supreme Court of Canada on right to strike case
May 16, 2014 – National Union of Public and General Employees


Male esthetician could not find work because of “gender barrier”
April 13, 2014 – Daily Xtra – Paul Champ quoted


Commission orders reinstatement of Ottawa police officer
March 2014 – Ottawa Citizen – Paul Champ quoted


Accommodation Law Conference
March 26, 2014 –Centre for Labour Management Development – Paul Champ panellist


Pathways 2 Privacy Symposium – Key Note: “Reclaiming Privacy in a Digital Age”
March 21, 2014 – Canadian Civil Liberties Association and Office of the Privacy Commissioner – Paul Champ delivered key note address


US Embassy gets Court to set aside wrongful dismissal judgment
March 13, 2014 – Ottawa Citizen – Bijon Roy quoted


Treatment of Afghan prisoners nearly toppled Harper government
March 11, 2014 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted


Environmental activist worries he won’t get fair hearing
February 21, 2014 – Postmedia – Bijon Roy quoted



HIV-positive prisoner loses bid for release from solitary confinement
January 16, 2014 - Ottawa Citizen – Paul Champ quoted


Ottawa’s legal bills mount fighting care for disabled Aboriginal teen-ager
January 8, 2014 – CBC News – Paul Champ quoted