Now you can learn your rights in Canada and do more – you can carry, wear and share them! PEN created 4 innovative tools to help Canadians understand their rights when dealing with authorities. These guides are essential for all socially engaged Canadians, activists, journalists and change makers. 1. Can police search my phone? – […]
This guide helps you understand prisoners’ right to read, and how you can send books to inmates.
This Know Your Rights guide is the third in a series aimed at helping you understand your legal rights to free expression and privacy.
This Know Your Rights guide is intended to help you understand your rights if you are asked to show your phone to the police. It is the second in a series aimed at helping you understand your legal rights to free expression and privacy. The Know Your Rights series is partially funded by IFEX and is part of PEN Canada’s Canadian Issues program.
Bill Kowalski, chair of PEN’s Canadian Issues Committee writes about the implications of a recent ruling made by the Supreme Court that allows police to search search the cellphones of people under arrest without a warrant.