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Senators fail to protect civil liberties by adopting Bill C-59 without crucial amendments - International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group
OTTAWA, ON, May 30, 2019 — Canadian senators missed an important opportunity to protect fundamental rights and freedoms in Canada and internationally by failing to bring necessary amendments to the National Security Act, 2017 (Bill C-59) before sending the bill back to the House of Commons. Senators adopted Bill C-59 at third reading today, without …