Justice with John Carpay

Ep. 34 Lisa Bildy on Long-Term Care

August 27, 2020 The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms Season 1 Episode 34
Justice with John Carpay
Ep. 34 Lisa Bildy on Long-Term Care
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Justice with John Carpay
Ep. 34 Lisa Bildy on Long-Term Care
Aug 27, 2020 Season 1 Episode 34
The Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms

Lawyer Lisa Bildy joins us to talk about the Justice Centre's recent action filed against the Ontario government over lockdown rules restricting relatives from visiting family members in long-term care.

Justice Centre News Release, Aug 25, 2020: Ford government sued after months of lockdown of seniors in long-term care

Justice Centre Court filing (PDF): VINCENZINA DE SAO JOSÉ, personally and as litigation guardian for MAFALDA MAIONE, and SUSAN MILLS, personally and as litigation guardian for  BARBARA MILLS Applicants - and - ONTARIO (CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER OF HEALTH and MINISTER OF LONG-TERM CARE) Respondents

Justice Centre News Release, Jul 17, 2020: Family members to launch lawsuit against Ford government for violating seniors’ Charter rights

Justice Centre News Release, Jun 24, 2020: Court action pending if governments continue to deny visitors to long-term care homes

Community Legal Education Ontario: Every Resident - Bill of Rights for people who live in Ontario long-term care homes

Toronto Sun, Jul 23, 2020: Families still fighting to see their loved ones

Ontario NDP, Jul 20, 2020: NDP MPP Gretzky tables motion, urges Ford to create COVID-19 Essential Caregiver Strategy

CBC, May 26, 2020: Ontario long-term care homes in scathing report could face charges, says Ford

Supreme Court of Canada, Sep 10, 1999: New Brunswick (Minister of Health and Community Services) v. G. (J.)

Theme Music "Carpay Diem" by Dave Stevens

Support the show (https://www.jccf.ca/donate/)

Show Notes

Lawyer Lisa Bildy joins us to talk about the Justice Centre's recent action filed against the Ontario government over lockdown rules restricting relatives from visiting family members in long-term care.

Justice Centre News Release, Aug 25, 2020: Ford government sued after months of lockdown of seniors in long-term care

Justice Centre Court filing (PDF): VINCENZINA DE SAO JOSÉ, personally and as litigation guardian for MAFALDA MAIONE, and SUSAN MILLS, personally and as litigation guardian for  BARBARA MILLS Applicants - and - ONTARIO (CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER OF HEALTH and MINISTER OF LONG-TERM CARE) Respondents

Justice Centre News Release, Jul 17, 2020: Family members to launch lawsuit against Ford government for violating seniors’ Charter rights

Justice Centre News Release, Jun 24, 2020: Court action pending if governments continue to deny visitors to long-term care homes

Community Legal Education Ontario: Every Resident - Bill of Rights for people who live in Ontario long-term care homes

Toronto Sun, Jul 23, 2020: Families still fighting to see their loved ones

Ontario NDP, Jul 20, 2020: NDP MPP Gretzky tables motion, urges Ford to create COVID-19 Essential Caregiver Strategy

CBC, May 26, 2020: Ontario long-term care homes in scathing report could face charges, says Ford

Supreme Court of Canada, Sep 10, 1999: New Brunswick (Minister of Health and Community Services) v. G. (J.)

Theme Music "Carpay Diem" by Dave Stevens

Support the show (https://www.jccf.ca/donate/)