Episode 11: Open Up and Lock Down! COVID-19 and Your Rights in Canada

Our first episode of Season 2 covers a topic on everyone’s mind right now: the spread of COVID-19.  Mindy Caterina & Garrett Jamieson discuss the rights of people in Canada during this unprecedented emergency.  Learn about what laws and powers will be available for the government to use, including:

  • The federal Emergencies Act
  • The federal Quarantine Act
  • Provincial and territorial emergency  laws and powers

Wishing everyone health and happiness from the bottom of our hearts.

Stay safe, be well, and . . . stop hoarding toilet paper!

Useful Links:

The federal Emergencies Act

The federal Quarantine Act

Globe and Mail article: “How measures to contain COVID-19 may clash with Canadians’ Charter Rights”

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