Keep your promise, Premier – Stand up for freedom of speech

Calgary Herald

During the recent provincial election campaign, Premier Ed Stelmach said he was open to reviewing the censorship powers of Alberta’s Human Rights Commission.

One of its tribunal judgments, for instance — concerning Stephen Boissoin — is a textbook example of why he should review them right out of Alberta’s human rights code. Not only did the tribunal showcase virtually every deficiency of rights commissions, some remedies it now demands cannot be supported from the legislation.

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