Canadian Justice

Host Christine Van Geyn, welcomes advocates and lawyers on both sides of some of the most polarizing constitutional freedom cases involving Canadians today.

Watch Now

Latest Episodes

Canadian Justice | The Me Too Movement and Defamation Charges

Canadian Justice | The Me Too Movement and Defamation Charges

Christine welcomes a legal panel to address the issue of harassment and what laws exist to protect both the victims and defendants.

Canadian Justice | The Legalities Of Cryptocurrency

Canadian Justice | The Legalities Of Cryptocurrency

Christine welcomes an expert legal panel to discuss the existing regulations in protecting cryptocurrency investors as well as the story behind the first crypto-fund in the world.

Canadian Justice | Free Speech Challenged on University Campuses

Canadian Justice | Free Speech Challenged on University Campuses

Christine welcomes Journalist Jon Kay to a discussion with University Professors Faisal Bhabha and Rima Azar who share what happened after their comments were deemed controversial for their respected Universities.

Canadian Justice | What Are the Motives Behind Quebec’s Bill-96?

Canadian Justice | What Are the Motives Behind Quebec’s Bill-96?

Lawyers Julius Grey and Eddie Goldenberg join Christine to discuss the precedent being set by Quebec’s attempt at a unilateral amendment to the Canadian Constitution.

Canadian Justice | Social Media May Become a Little Less Social

Canadian Justice | Social Media May Become a Little Less Social

Joanna Baron and Omar Ha-Redeye join guest host KR Davidson to discuss two bills that will give the government more control over our consumption of digital content and freedom of expression.

Canadian Justice | How AI Is Changing the Law Profession

Canadian Justice | How AI Is Changing the Law Profession

Christine is joined by legal and tech experts to explain why the future is here for the legal industry and some of the ways it will affect everyday Canadians.

Canadian Justice | Human Rights Laws and Political Beliefs

Canadian Justice | Human Rights Laws and Political Beliefs

Christine welcomes Queen’s University Law Professor Bruce Pardy and Executive Director of the Institute for Liberal Studies, Matt Bufton, for a debate on Canada’s Human Rights Tribunals and whether they should protect our Political Beliefs.

Canadian Justice | Challenges In Regulating Canadian Online Content

Canadian Justice | Challenges In Regulating Canadian Online Content

Christine is joined by legal experts to further explain what Bill-C10 accomplishes, what problems exist and whether the CRTC should regulate Canadian online content.

Canadian Justice | A New Challenge to the Canadian Law on Prostitution

Canadian Justice | A New Challenge to the Canadian Law on Prostitution

Christine welcomes legal experts to weigh in on the new challenges to prostitution laws and whether these laws have a greater effect on the purchaser or seller.

Canadian Justice | The Rise of Bitcoin

Canadian Justice | The Rise of Bitcoin

Gavin Brown, Senior Lecturer on Financial Technology joins Christine to explain what Bitcoin is and why we should care.

Canadian Justice | The Ban on Religious Symbols

Canadian Justice | The Ban on Religious Symbols

A legal panel of experts join Christine to talk about the recent ruling of the Quebec Superior Court on Bill 21 that prohibits public servants from wearing religious clothing or symbols while on the job.

Canadian Justice | Canada Summer Jobs Program and the Charter of Rights

Canadian Justice | Canada Summer Jobs Program and the Charter of Rights

Christine is joined by lawyers Kris Kinsinger, Carol Crosson & Professor Wayne McKay, for an in-depth discussion on the challenges against government restrictions based on beliefs.

Canadian Justice | Murder or Terrorism?

Canadian Justice | Murder or Terrorism?

Christine welcomes lawyers Ari Goldkind and Monte MacGregor, as well as Professor Christian Leuprecht to look at the challenges for both the prosecutors and defence in the horrific killing of a London Muslim family.

Canadian Justice | Quarantine Hotel Update

Canadian Justice | Quarantine Hotel Update

Lawyers Jay Cameron and Jonathan Roth join Christine to look at Government Hotel Quarantine Procedures and ways they Infringe on Our Human Rights.

Canadian Justice | Alcohol Laws in Canada

Canadian Justice | Alcohol Laws in Canada

Christine welcomes Grant Dingwall, founder of Free Our Booze, David Clement from Consumer Choice Canada, Dr. Samantha Wells of CAMH for a debate on whether it is time to change the liquor laws in Canada.

Canadian Justice | Supreme Court of Canada Appointment

Canadian Justice | Supreme Court of Canada Appointment

Christine welcomes legal experts to discuss the required attributes of and process of selecting the next Supreme Court Judge of Canada who will be replacing Justice Abella.

Canadian Justice | Sex Assault Publication Ban

Canadian Justice | Sex Assault Publication Ban

A sexual assault victim was fined for breaking a publication ban – a ban protecting her own identity. With help from the victim’s lawyer as well as a panel of legal experts, Christine breaks down the case.

Canadian Justice | The Right To Protest a Lockdown During a Lockdown

Canadian Justice | The Right To Protest a Lockdown During a Lockdown

Christine is joined by legal experts to explain the Charter of Rights and the right to protest during a lockdown.

Canadian Justice | Frauds and Scams

Canadian Justice | Frauds and Scams

A victim shares her story of being brainwashed out of $150,000 and Christine welcomes financial crimes experts for an education on how to spot if you are being scammed.

Canadian Justice | Co-Parenting Challenges During Covid Lockdowns

Canadian Justice | Co-Parenting Challenges During Covid Lockdowns

Custody battles, separation agreements and co-parenting are some of the challenges parents face during the lockdown. Christine welcome family law experts to discuss how the Pandemic has changed such agreements.

Canadian Justice | Life After Covid

Canadian Justice | Life After Covid

Christine welcomes contributing authors from across Canada to discuss their book ‘Life After Covid’ which seeks to educate Canadians on the biggest issues that came to light during the pandemic.

Canadian Justice | Revenge Porn

Canadian Justice | Revenge Porn

Revenge porn is on the rise: What is it and how does it affect its victims.

Canadian Justice | Do Seized Assets From Crimes Help Fund The Police?

Canadian Justice | Do Seized Assets From Crimes Help Fund The Police?

Christine and her legal panel of experts look at forfeiture laws and the ethical debate over government seizure of property.

Canadian Justice | Is The New Voting Legislation In Ontario Constitutional?

Canadian Justice | Is The New Voting Legislation In Ontario Constitutional?

What will the new voting legislature mean for democracy? Christine welcomes a legal panel of experts to dissect the measures that have expanded taxpayer support for political parties.

Canadian Justice | Cancelled Cupcakes

Canadian Justice | Cancelled Cupcakes

Kelly’s Bake Shoppe got cancelled: They are a vegan, gluten free bakery in a Toronto suburb. Has cancel culture gone too far?

Canadian Justice | Why Ontario Repealed The Police Lockdown Orders

Canadian Justice | Why Ontario Repealed The Police Lockdown Orders

Should police enforce stay at home orders? Christine welcomes a panel of legal experts to examine what happened during a wild April weekend In Ontario.

Canadian Justice | Rogers Shaw Merger – Will this Merger Hurt Consumers and Competitiveness?

Canadian Justice | Rogers Shaw Merger – Will this Merger Hurt Consumers and Competitiveness?

Today on Canadian Justice: Christine talks with various industry leaders about the pros and cons of the Rogers/Shaw merger.

Canadian Justice | COVID Cancel Culture

Canadian Justice | COVID Cancel Culture

Christine welcomes employment and legal experts to unpack our freedom of expression rights as It relates to speaking out against COVID-19 restrictions.

Canadian Justice | Carbon Tax Dispute

Canadian Justice | Carbon Tax Dispute

Christine is joined by tax, environmental and legal experts to unpack the recent Supreme Court ruling over the new Government carbon tax.

Canadian Justice | COVID Cancel Culture

Canadian Justice | COVID Cancel Culture

Christine welcomes employment and legal experts to unpack our freedom of expression rights as It relates you speaking out against COVID-19 restrictions.

Canadian Justice | Vaccine Passports

Canadian Justice | Vaccine Passports

Are vaccine passports an infringement on our privacy rights? Christine welcomes an expert panel to unpack the idea.

Canadian Justice | Response to the Uyghur Genocide

Canadian Justice | Response to the Uyghur Genocide

We know that there is a genocide happening in China, so now what? Christine looks Into why so little information in known about the Chinese effort to eliminate Uyghurs.

Canadian Justice | The Debate Over Paid Surrogacy In Canada

Canadian Justice | The Debate Over Paid Surrogacy In Canada

Christine welcomes a panel with their views on whether paid surrogacy should be something that money can’t buy.

Canadian Justice | Sweeping Changes to Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Canadian Justice | Sweeping Changes to Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Do mandatory minimums create public confidence in the judicial system? Christine and her legal panel weigh in.

Canadian Justice | What Do You Do if Someone is Defaming You Online?

Canadian Justice | What Do You Do if Someone is Defaming You Online?

Christine discusses online defamation with those who have experienced it – and how it should be remedied with various defamation experts.

Canadian Justice | When a Joke Goes Too Far

Canadian Justice | When a Joke Goes Too Far

In Canadian Justice Christine Van Geyn engages in conversations with experts to explore some of the most pressing legal and political issues affecting our nation today.

Canadian Justice | Sweeping Changes to Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Canadian Justice | Sweeping Changes to Mandatory Minimum Sentences

Do mandatory minimums create public confidence in the judicial system? Christine and her legal panel weigh in.

Canadian Justice | Are The Proud Boys a Terrorist Organization?

Canadian Justice | Are The Proud Boys a Terrorist Organization?

Christine welcomes an expert panel to discuss the dangers of designating the Proud Boys a terrorist organization.

Canadian Justice | Hotel Quarantine Nightmares

Canadian Justice | Hotel Quarantine Nightmares

A business traveler shares a first hand account of forced quarantine and Christine’s panel debates if we should accept hotel measures in the name of public health.

Canadian Justice | Newfoundland Election Update

Canadian Justice | Newfoundland Election Update

Newfoundland is in a democratic crisis. We examine how we got here and where it’s headed…

Canadian Justice | Pulling the Plug

Canadian Justice | Pulling the Plug

If two people are admitted to the hospital at the same time who gets priority? Canadian Justice looks at the changing landscape of triage amid the COVID shift.

Canadian Justice | Politicians Blocking Twitter Users Show

Canadian Justice | Politicians Blocking Twitter Users Show

Is twitter a press release or a personal diary? Today we look at the place Twitter has in politics.

Canadian Justice – The Ethical Debate over Blood Plasma Therapy

Christine Van Geyn looks at Alberta’s recent reversal on the ban for paid blood plasma donors and if this will set a trend for the rest of Canada

Canadian Justice – Young Offenders and The Justice System

Canadian Justice – Young Offenders and The Justice System

Christine Van Geyn welcomes an Expert Panel of Lawyers and Advocates to Dissect how our Judicial System Treats Young Offenders who Commit a Serious Crime.

Canadian Justice – Church Lockdowns

Canadian Justice – Church Lockdowns

Canadian Justice looks at how COVID lockdowns are impacting churches and the right to freedom of religion.

Canadian Justice – Travel Restrictions

Canadian Justice – Travel Restrictions

Canadian Justice looks at the new travel restrictions coming to Canada and how it will affect Canadians.

Canadian Justice – Recent Supreme Court Rulings on Sexual Assault Cases

Canadian Justice – Recent Supreme Court Rulings on Sexual Assault Cases

Canadian Justice discusses whether the Supreme Court of Canada has ruled in favour of the MeToo movement.

Canadian Justice – A Major Announcement on Canadian Justice

Canadian Justice – A Major Announcement on Canadian Justice

In this episode of Canadian Justice, K.R. Davidson introduces Christine Van Geyn as the new host of Canadian Justice

Canadian Justice – Digital Charter of Rights

Canadian Justice – Digital Charter of Rights

Canadian Justice discusses a new bill that is seeking to enhance online privacy rights for Canadians.

Canadian Justice –  COVID Stay at Home and Curfew Restrictions

Canadian Justice – COVID Stay at Home and Curfew Restrictions

Canadian Justice examines the new enacted stay at home restrictions in Ontario and curfews in Quebec

Meet The Host

Read More

Christine Van Geyn

Host

Christine Van Geyn

Christine Van Geyn is an outspoken advocate for freedom in Canada. She is currently the Litigation Director for the Canadian Constitution Foundation, a legal charity that fights for the fundamental freedoms of Canadians in the courts of law and public opinion. She is also host of the national television show "Canadian Justice", that covers Canada's most important legal news stories. 

Christine earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Toronto, Trinity College. She earned her JD at Osgoode Hall Law school, studied at New York University School of Law and was called to the bar in Ontario in 2012.