We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close
Focus On
NEW In-House Counsel | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Immigration | Natural Resources | Real Estate | Tax

DISCRIMINATION - Context - Access to public places or transportation

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 @ 8:55 AM  

Appeal by the Business Improvement Association from a decision setting aside a decision of a Human Rights Tribunal dismissing a discrimination complaint. The appellant had sponsored a Program to prevent people from loitering or sleeping in front of businesses and in a Vancouver park. The Program workers were trained to press people to move on from those places. Most of the people adversely affected by this effort were homeless people. The respondent Network of Drug Users, an organization aimed at assisting active and former drug users,...