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Foreign law profs warn of TWU case’s international fallout

Thursday, September 07, 2017 @ 3:00 PM | By Cristin Schmitz

Graduates from religiously affiliated universities here and abroad would face uncertainty about their credentials in Canada if the Supreme Court upholds legal regulators’ refusal to accredit a proposed evangelical Christian law school that bars students and staff from same-sex sexual intimacy, abortion and extramarital sex, say foreign law professors who have rallied in support of Trinity Western University (TWU).

The International Coalition of Professors of Law, made up of 47 law teachers with links to religiously affiliated schools in 22 countries, is a newcomer among 26...