Category Archives: Law-Law Land

Donnie’s document scandal deepens

Hey, everyone, it’s been a hot minute. Summer’s been busy and so have I, but I’m not dead yet, and neither is this blog. So, what do you suppose Cheetolini is up to lately? The Brothers Meiselas have been following … Continue reading

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“Friend of the court” just took on a whole new (grotesque) meaning

Further to my previous entry on the SCOTUS, the plot thickens. A member of a far-right “friend of the court” group, Liberty Counsel, has been caught on a live mike saying that she and her group pray with at least … Continue reading

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Fascism comes to US wrapped in a SCOTUS robe

So, uh, hi. Hello. How are you? I’m back, after a bit of a dry spell. And you’ll never guess what brought me, either. Or maybe you will, if the title hasn’t given it away. Yeah, it’s about THAT decision. … Continue reading

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Great news for LGBT+ Canadians!

So, THIS just happened: Yes, that’s right. Canada has just outlawed “conversion therapy”, which is not therapeutic, and doesn’t convert anyone who’s L, G, B, and/or T into cis, or straight, or both. And even better: IT WAS UNANIMOUS. It’s … Continue reading

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Guilty! Guilty!! GUILTY!!!

First, the reaction from outside the courthouse, and from the streets of Minneapolis: The first of George Floyd’s four killers has been found guilty on all counts. Here’s some legal analysis on what it means for the justice system, and … Continue reading

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Finally.

I’ve known from the start that the so-called Proud Boys were fascists; it was clear from their self-description. And terrorists; it was clear from their actions. But now it’s official at the governmental level here in Canada, too. And that’s … Continue reading

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Parliament Hill terrorist’s motives revealed

Via CBC, an unsurprising development, at least for those of us who’ve been following the meanderings of the various right-wing loons of this land: Yeah, surprise, it’s precisely the same thing as happened on a larger scale in the US … Continue reading

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Bruce McArthur’s first known victim speaks out

What’s it like to be one of the earliest victims of a serial killer…and somehow to survive a murderous attack? Mark Henderson knows. 19 years ago, he was assaulted by a man he knew by sight in Toronto’s gay village, … Continue reading

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Christine Jessop’s murder has finally been solved

It was a murder that mystified Ontarians (and Canada as a whole) for over three decades. How could a little girl just vanish seemingly without a trace, and several weeks later turn up dead and partially decomposed in a remote … Continue reading

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What’s happening in BC, and why the trains aren’t moving

First, a little item from CBC: Marc Garneau says “the system is working”, but anyone who’s living alongside a railway where the trains are stalled on the rails (and there are two of those trains out behind my own house … Continue reading

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