Think police should have access to your Internet and cell phone records without a warrant? Watch the (Un)lawful Access Townhall Meeting.
Omnibus Crime Bill
Thank you for your well-written and thought-provoking letter. I won't be able to address all of your comments this time. But I will reply to some key points in this, my seventh letter.
In opposition to the Conservatives' transformational C-10 omnibus crime bill, Quebec, Ontario and Newfoundland are refusing to take on the costs associated with the bill.
An amendment in the Conservative government's omnibus crime legislation would eliminate the principle that prison guards must use the "least restrictive measures" required to control inmates.
Harper, Nicholson and Toews are selling their snake-oil crime bill by presuming to speak on behalf of victims.
Stephen Harper will be launching his tough-on-crime agenda today. Our criminal justice system is by no means perfect, but the omnibus crime bill will send us back to a 19th-century punishment model.
Brand new electoral systems, the omnibus crime bill and public trust! Oh my!