Blog: Ministry’s New Statement of Environmental Values Ignores Long-Standing Problems

CELA Counsel Joe Castrilli blogs about proposed amendments to the MECP Statement of Environmental Values that fail to address long-standing problems with a document envisioned as a key pillar in ensuring environmental protection and governmental accountability under Ontario's Environmental Bill of Rights.

Notice of Application to Divisional Court for Judicial Review (Friends of Simcoe Forest)

Between Friends of Simcoe Forest (Inc), Applicant, and Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, Corporation of the County of Simcoe, Township of Springwater, Nicholyn Farms Inc., Edward Krajcir and Scarlett Graham Krajcir

Notice of Application to Divisional Court for Judicial Review – Bill 197 (COVID-19 Economic Recovery Act, 2020)

ONTARIO SUPERIOR COURT OF JUSTICE (Divisional Court) BETWEEN: EARTHROOTS COALITION, CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL LAW ASSOCIATION, FEDERATION OF ONTARIO NATURALISTS carrying on business as ONTARIO NATURE, MICHEL KOOSTACHIN, and COOPER PRICE, a minor by his litigation guardian ELLIE PRICE Applicants - and…