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SCC Withler Ruling out: Section 15 Equality Claimants Lose

Link to judgment: http://scc.lexum.org/en/2011/2011scc12/2011scc12.html

Link to LEAF’s media release about their intervention.

My Osgoode colleague Bruce Ryder, who has actually worked his way through some of this, tells me some bad doctrine (“mirror comparators”) got chucked out by the SCC, so that’s a silver lining. Ideally a more considered analysis later.