Charter Rights: Equality Rights

The idea that all people should be treated equally is a core value in Canadian society. In fact, equality rights are enshrined in the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

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People's Law School
produced in
2018
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resource type
basics
tags
Charter of Rights & Freedoms, Charter rights, equality rights, protection from discrimination, human rights, affirmative action programs, reasonable limits, Dial-A-Law