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TWU heads for top court after losing appeal

Thursday, July 14, 2016 @ 8:00 PM | By Cristin Schmitz

The impassioned debate over whether Trinity Western University’s (TWU) proposed law school should be accredited by legal regulators has landed at the Supreme Court of Canada, where the decisive legal battle is expected to be fought.

The private evangelical Christian university based in Langley, B.C., announced it would seek leave to appeal its case to the top court June 29, the same day the university lost its bid at the Ontario Court of Appeal to overturn the 28-21 vote by the benchers of the Law Society...