Tag Archives: Separation of Church and State

Supreme Court Upholds City Council Prayer Ban

The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled that a bi-law setting out and regulating prayer at the outset of city council meetings in Saguenay Quebec violates guarantees of freedom of religion. Like in Big M Drug Mart, the Court saw … Continue reading

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Big M is Kind of a Big Deal

On Sunday, May 30, 1982, police officers of the City of Calgary attended at premises owned by Big M and open to the public. They witnessed several transactions including the sale of groceries, plastic cups and a bicycle lock. Big … Continue reading

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The Creed Muddywater Revival

The Ontario Human Rights Tribunal has held that atheist belief is a creed worth protecting as a human right, forcing a Niagara school board to revise its policy to allow distribution of materials from more than just religious groups like … Continue reading

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