Opinion: Disallowance and Bill 96

When it comes to the use of the notwithstanding clause, law professors Jason MacLean and Kerri Anne Froc suggest a three-part regulatory framework that might make such use more deliberate. Groups like the QCGN ought to “pressure Ottawa to insist on such a framework being used whenever a province wishes to invoke the notwithstanding clause,” write Keith Henderson, former leader of the Equality Party, and Brent Tyler, a human rights lawyer.

Read more