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ENFORCEMENT AND PROCEDURE - Human rights tribunals and boards of inquiry - Hearing - Order of proceedings

Tuesday, March 06, 2018 @ 8:44 AM  

Application by Major League Baseball (MLB) for judicial review to set aside an interim decision of the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (HRTO) and to dismiss or stay the HRTO proceedings. MLB was a professional sports league consisting of 30 member clubs in the United States and Canada. In October 2016, the respondent Cardinal, an Anishnaabe elder, commenced an application at the HRTO. In his application, Cardinal alleged that the name used by the Cleveland MLB team, the Cleveland Indians, and the logo used by that...