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Judge said ready to apologize for controversial hijab court ruling

A drama–and controversy–that began over five years ago in a Montreal courtroom when a Muslim woman was attempting to get her impounded car back appears headed to a conclusion. The case–and its long-running legal and social fallout–began in February 2015 »

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Following watchdog’s recommendation, ‘knees together judge’ resigns from bench

He apologized several times, underwent counselling and took additional training in Canadian sexual assault laws, but Federal Court Justice Robin Camp no longer has a job, the result of controversial comments he made during a sexual assault trial in Calgary »