The Senate Special Committee on Bill C-36 was set up to examine the subject matter of Bill C-36, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Official Secrets Act, the Canada Evidence Act, the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) Act and other Acts, and to enact measures respecting the registration of charities, in order to combat terrorism, in advance of the said Bill coming before the Senate. It also had the mandate to explore the protection of human rights and civil liberties in the application of this Act.
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The evidence usually takes the form of raw intelligence which couldn't be entered in a court of law anyway. The fact that security certificates have a much lower burden of proof probably explains why Ottawa prefers them to criminal charges under [...]
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Special Senate Committee on Bill C-36
Official site of the Special Senate Committee on Bill C-36.
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