Owen Rees appears on behalf of Amnesty International in the Supreme Court of Canada

Stockwoods lawyer Owen Rees appeared as co-counsel for Amnesty International in an appeal challenging theCanadian Security Intelligence Service‘s policy of destroying source documents.  Amnesty argued that theCharter of Rights and international law require that the circumstances relevant to whether information may have been obtained through torture or other prohibited means must be disclosed to the named person and the judge in security certificate proceedings.  Amnesty further argued that information obtained through prohibited means must be excluded by courts.  To learn more about Owen, click here.