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20 Years Ago – the Vriend Case

Posted in Alberta, Canada, Courts, Dispute Resolution, Human Rights, Justice, reflection with tags , , , , on April 13, 2014 by leginsky

It was twenty years ago that I helped several equity-seeking groups obtain the first level of justice for Albertans in having their human rights recognized on the basis of sexual orientation.  You can see the case here.

It brings back many happy memories!

 

Ultimate Hitchhiking Experience!

Posted in reflection, Travel with tags , , , on March 19, 2009 by leginsky

Thishas got to have been the ultimate hitchhiking experience, and a true definition of optimism!  He must have been saying, “boy, won’t THIS make a story back in the cave!”  However, sheer optimism and sharp claws don’t necessarily make for a good outcome, unfortunately.