News releases from Human Rights Commission (Page 4)

Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality Hearing Resumes

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality is scheduled to resume Wednesday, Oct. 19.

Mi'kmaq Leader Reappointed to Human Rights Commission

Human Rights Commission

Chief Andrea Paul of Pictou Landing First Nation has been reappointed as a commissioner of the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission.

Seeking Nominations for 2016 Human Rights Awards

Human Rights Commission

Nova Scotians are encouraged to nominate individuals or groups for the 2016 Human Rights Awards.

Kennedy v. Strait Regional School Board, Board of Inquiry Adjourned

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Brendon Kennedy, Inverness County, v. Strait Regional School Board, Port Hastings, scheduled to begin on today, Oct. 3, has been adjourned.

Skinner v. Board of Trustees of the Canadian Elevator Industry Welfare Trust Fund

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights restorative board of inquiry in the case of Gordon (Wayne) Skinner of Head of Chezzetcook v. Board of Trustees of the Canadian Elevator Industry Welfare Trust Fund of Ontario, is scheduled to begin on Monday, Oct. 3.

Kennedy v. Strait Regional School Board, Board of Inquiry in Port Hawkesbury

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Brendon Kennedy, Inverness County, v. Strait Regional School Board, Port Hastings, is scheduled to begin on Monday, Oct. 3.

Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality Hearing Resumes

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality is scheduled to resume Monday, Sept. 19.

Hiltz v. T.K. Palmer and Sons Contracting Inc.

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of David Hiltz v. T.K. Palmer and Sons Contracting Inc., scheduled to begin on Wednesday, Sept. 14, has been adjourned.

Hiltz v. T.K. Palmer and Sons Contracting Inc.

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of David Hiltz of Centreville v. T.K. Palmer and Sons Contracting Inc., Berwick, is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, Sept. 14. The board of inquiry will begin at 9:30 a.m. at the Super 8 Hotel, 63 Cole Drive, Windsor.

Robyn Atwell v. Halifax Regional Police Board of Inquiry Dismissed

Human Rights Commission

An independent human rights board of inquiry into Robyn Atwell v. Halifax Regional Municipality has dismissed a complaint of discrimination.

Commission Hopes Education, Training Will Prevent Consumer Racial Profiling

Human Rights Commission

The Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission hopes that education and training will lead to equal service for all Nova Scotia shoppers.

Robyn Atwell v. Halifax Regional Municipality Board of Inquiry Not Proceeding

Human Rights Commission

An independent human rights board of inquiry in the case of Robyn Atwell v. Halifax Regional Municipality scheduled to begin Tuesday, Aug. 23, in Halifax will not be proceeding by consent of the parties.

Robyn Atwell v. Halifax Regional Municipality Board of Inquiry

Human Rights Commission

An independent human rights board of inquiry in the case of Robyn Atwell v. Halifax Regional Municipality will begin Tuesday, Aug. 23, in Halifax.

Thomas v. Halifax Regional Water Commission Complaint Dismissed

Human Rights Commission

An independent human rights board of inquiry into the matter of Mark Thomas v. Halifax Regional Water Commission (HRWC) has concluded with the dismissal of a complaint of discrimination.

Sandra Wakeham v. Nova Scotia Department of Environment Inquiry Continues

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Sandra Wakeham v. Nova Scotia Department of Environment, is scheduled to reconvene Tuesday, Aug. 2.

Mark Thomas v. Halifax Water Commission Preliminary Hearing

Human Rights Commission

A preliminary hearing of the independent human rights board of inquiry into Mark Thomas v. Halifax Water Commission is scheduled to continue Monday, July 18.

Sandra Wakeham v. Nova Scotia Department of Environment Board of Inquiry

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Sandra Wakeham of Dartmouth v. Nova Scotia Department of Environment, Halifax, is scheduled to begin on Monday, June 27.

Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality Hearing Resumes

Human Rights Commission

An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Y.Z. v. Halifax Regional Municipality is scheduled to resume Monday, June 13.

Kevin Brooks v. Government of Nova Scotia, Correctional Services

Human Rights Commission

An independent human rights board of inquiry into Kevin Brooks v. Government of Nova Scotia, Department of Correctional Services, will begin Tuesday, May 31.

Mark Thomas v. Halifax Water Commission Preliminary Hearing

Human Rights Commission

A preliminary hearing of the independent human rights board of inquiry into Mark Thomas v. Halifax Water Commission is scheduled to begin Tuesday, May 24.