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When equality rights and resource allocation collide

How far are courts willing to go in ordering government expenditure and policy direction?

Just how far are the courts willing to go in ordering government expenditure and interfering with policy direction? We will soon find out when the Supreme Court of Canada renders decisions in two key cases involving Charter challenges to government resource allocation.

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When equality rights and resource allocation collide

How far are courts willing to go in ordering government expenditure and policy direction?

Just how far are the courts willing to go in ordering government expenditure and interfering with policy direction? We will soon find out when the Supreme Court of Canada renders decisions in two key cases involving Charter challenges to government resource allocation.

  

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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