Election Reform vs. The Charter

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Premier Doug Ford invoked Section 33, the notwithstanding clause, after a judge struck down sections of the government's election spending law, Bill 254, for being unconstitutional. We examine the significant implications of the historic move, whether it will stifle free and fair speech in the 2022 Ontario election and possible legal recourse.
Episode:
Nothwithstanding in Ontario
Aired:
Jun 14, 2021
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