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2015

Citizens rise up to stop ill-placed victims of communism memorial
December 29, 2015 – Ottawa Sun – Paul Champ quoted


Ottawa panel calls for end to solitary confinement
December 1, 2015 – Ottawa Sun – Paul Champ quoted


RCMP surveils journalist to find leak of CSIS document smearing Canadian
November 11, 2015 – Montreal Gazette – Paul Champ quoted


Court urged to order RCMP to open file into leak of secret files to media
November 10, 2015 – Globe and Mail – Paul Champ quoted


Harper defends how refugees are processed
October 9, 2015 – Globe and Mail – Paul Champ quoted


Hamilton man can’t hear CSIS evidence in spy complaint
September 10, 2015 – Hamilton Spectator – Bijon Roy quoted


RCMP lays charges against Syrian colonel for torture of Maher Arar
September 1, 2015 – National Post – Paul Champ quoted


CSIS secrecy hampers complaints and accountability
August 17, 2015 – CBC’s The Current – Paul Champ interviewed


Ontario justice system punishes mental illness
August 16, 2015 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted


Observer spy exposé on CSIS triggers federal hearings
August 12, 2015 – National Observer – Paul Champ quoted


Senior CSIS official to testify in complaint for spying on environmentalists
August 12, 2015 – National Post – Paul Champ quoted


Future of victims of communism monument hinges on election
August 7, 2015 – Ottawa Sun – Paul Champ quoted


Ottawa police street checks show bias
July 24, 2015 – Ottawa Sun – Paul Champ quoted


CSIS relied on promises not to torture from foreign countries
July 3, 2015 - CBC News - Paul Champ quoted


Donations pour in for group opposing Victims of Communism memorial
July 2, 2015 - Ottawa Citizen – Paul Champ quoted


Ontario jails accused of flouting new solitary confinement rules
June 22, 2015 – Toronto Star – Christine Johnson and Paul Champ quoted


Stateless man argues for citizenship before court of appeal
May 26, 2015 - Ottawa Citizen – Paul Champ quoted


Experts convene in Santiago to consult on UN recommendations on peaceful protest
May 4, 2015 – Paul Champ appears on behalf of Canada


Public servant who barricaded office can seek $100K in damages from employer
May 1, 2015 - National Post – Paul Champ quoted


Omar Khadr walks free on bail
May 7, 2015 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted


Forum condemns treatment, conditions at Innes Road jail
April 25, 2015 - Ottawa Community News - Paul Champ quoted


Lawyer says ‘sub-human’ conditions in Ottawa jail must be addressed
April 15, 2015 – Metro News – Paul Champ quoted


Federal anti-terror bill amplifies concerns over secret no fly list
April 15, 2015 – National Post – Paul Champ quoted


C-51 hearings end with suggestion government erred in drafting bill
March 30, 2015 – Rabble.ca – Paul Champ quoted


Jail report recommendations on mentally ill “positive and progressive”
March 27, 2015 – Ottawa Citizen – Paul Champ quoted


CSIS records on pipeline show spies went too far, civil liberties group says
March 26, 2015 - Huffington Post – Paul Champ quoted


Ontario launches review of solitary confinement policies
March 26, 2015 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted


Ontario to launch review of solitary confinement policies
March 26, 2015 – Toronto Star – Christine Johnson quoted


Canadian spies can access Indian status record under Bill C-51
March 20, 2015 – APTN News – Paul Champ quoted


Federal government eyes protests in annual “risk forecast”
March 18, 2015 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted


Aboriginal Affairs shared wide range of information with spy agency
March 18, 2015 – APTN News – Paul Champ quoted


Bill C-51 Committee hears monologues but few questions
March 13, 2015 – CBC News – Paul Champ quoted


Concerns about Bill C-51
March 12, 2015 – Paul Champ interview on CBC’s Power and Politics


Senior lawyers call for change to Tories terror bill
March 12, 2015 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted


Experts say Bill C-51 will face challenges
March 12, 2015 – CBC National News – Paul Champ interview



Human rights lawyer criticizes Bill C-51
March 11, 2015 – Paul Champ interview on CBC News Network



RCMP says “anti-petroleum” movement is a threat to Canada
February 17, 2015 – Globe and Mail – Paul Champ quoted


Paul Champ address on “Access to Justice: Taking on Unpopular Causes”
February 10, 2015 – Queen’s University Faculty of Law – Paul Champ speaker


New Anti-terrorism bill “more about politics than public safety”
February 2, 2015 – Hill Times – Paul Champ comments on Bill C-51


Ontario breaks solitary confinement commitment
January 28, 2015 – Toronto Star – Christine Johnson and Paul Champ quoted


Hamilton activist’s complaint against CSIS set for hearing
January 22, 2015 – Hamilton Spectator - Bijon Roy quoted


Review of psychiatric wait times in prison kept secret
January 15, 2015 – Toronto Star – Paul Champ quoted