Constitutional Law Posts


What is the Notwithstanding Clause and What Does Using It Mean?

Written by on September 11, 2018

Ontario politics and constitutional law have been in the news recently due to the unprecedented use of the “Notwithstanding Clause” contained in Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms. While legal scholars and law students are no doubt debating this with great interest, what does it really mean for an average Ontario resident? First of all, […]