Was Vellacott wrong? Not really…
Is Judicial activism really a myth as many lefties claim? Well, why don’t we ask the head honcho of the Supreme Court herself…back in December.
Judges should feel "emboldened" to trump the written word of the Constitution when protecting fundamental, unwritten principles and rights, Canada's Chief Justice says.
Beverley McLachlin, in a speech delivered in New Zealand, took on critics who say judges have no business going beyond the strict letter of the Constitution to strike down laws and enforce rights.
H/T Filibuster Cartoons