Law Union of Ontario: Agitate and Litigate

The Law Union of Ontario, founded in 1974, is a coalition of over 200 progressive lawyers, law students and legal workers.

Recent Posts

  • Law Union of Ontario Submission to TPSB regarding the Community-Based Assessment of Police Contact Carding Report

    Click here to read the Law Union of Ontario’s written submissions to the TPSB responding to and commenting on the CAPP Report. In November, 2014 Logical Outcomes released its Community Assessment of Police Practices (CAPP) report titled Community-Based Assessment of Police Contact Carding in 31 Division.  The report was commissioned by the Toronto Police Services […]

  • Law Union of Ontario rebukes Toronto Police Association for dishonestly and illegally condemning the chair of the TPSB

    Toronto – 9 December 2014 – The Law Union of Ontario is calling on Michael McCormack and the Toronto Police Association to publicly apologize for dishonestly and illegally condemning the chair of the Toronto Police Services Board over a Facebook post.  These attacks threaten to set back progress in community-police relations by years. Dr. Mukherjee re-posted […]

  • #notmyCBA: LUO calls on members to resign from CBA over #CBAchevron

    The Steering Committee of the Law Union of Ontario is urging all of its members to resign from the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) as a result of the CBA’s intervention in Chevron Corporation, et al. v. Yaiguaje, et al. We have written to CBA to this effect; the full text of this letter is at the […]

  • Re: Mergers of GTA Legal Aid Clinics

    Download our letter to Legal Aid Ontario, the Ministry of Attorney General, and the Steering Committee of the Transformation Project, expressing our concern about plans to merge and reduce the number of legal aid clinics in Toronto. Text of the letter as follows: To Whom It May Concern: Re: Mergers of GTA Legal Aid Clinics […]