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12 December 2014

Alison Latimer publishes in the Supreme Court Law Review

In her article in the Supreme Court Law Review, “A Positive Future for Section 7? Children and Charter Change”, Farris Associate Alison Latimer contends that recognition of positive rights for children under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms is consistent with Canada’s legal/political traditions and current laws. She says such recognition is an appropriate expansion of the jurisprudence in light of the special vulnerability of children, their capacity for development and the state’s treatment of children in other contexts. To view the full article, please click here.

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