Profiles of CELA’s Casework

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Current cases:

The Federal Role in Carbon Pricing

Land use planning – proposed waste facility in Simcoe Forest 

Recently concluded cases:

Citizens successfully challenge aggregate pit proposal near Trout Lake 

Cases from CELA’s History:

The Walkerton Inquiry

Citizen Opposition to Tire-Burning Plans Leads to Strong Legal Precedent Supporting Public Participation

Castonguay Blasting Ltd. v. Ontario (Environment)Canada’s Highest Court Upholds Broad Interpretation of Environmental Laws in Protecting Public and Affirms for First Time Application of Precautionary Principle to Ontario Environmental Legislation