Manitoba premier to raise Quebec religious symbol law with western premiers at Edmonton meeting

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister says he will be seeking a joint response to Quebec’s new religious symbols law when western premiers meet on Thursday in Edmonton. “That is, certainly to my mind, dangerous and un-Canadian and deserves to be opposed,”…

Alberta health-care provider misconduct legislation passed

New legislation has been passed that requires doctors and health-care providers to face a minimum five-year licence suspension for sexually abusing patients. An Act to Protect Patients requires Alberta’s regulatory colleges to cancel practice permits in cases of sexual abuse…