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TWU, law societies and a can of worms | Robert Harvie

Monday, July 09, 2018 @ 1:08 PM | By Robert Harvie

Having been a bencher with the Law Society of Alberta when the Trinity Western University (TWU) issue first came to fruition, I was involved in the discussion and debate about how we would respond to TWU graduates once their program was approved by the Federation of Law Societies.

And I was rather impressed with the considered and rational discussion that ensued, both for and against taking an approach similar to Ontario, Nova Scotia and British Columbia.

At the end of the day, Alberta declined to join...