Controversial bill targeting rail blockade protesters soon to be Alberta law - 2020-05-28

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F182.png Controversial bill targeting rail blockade protesters soon to be Alberta law May 28, 2020, Janet French, CBC News

To some, it's a bill that will enforce the rule of law, protect public safety and stop protesters from harming the economy.

To others, the Alberta government's Bill 1 is an affront to democratic rights, an authoritarian overreach and a threat to Indigenous Peoples' way of life.

The controversial Critical Infrastructure Defence Act , Premier Jason Kenney's signature legislation to start the current session, passed third reading in the legislature on Thursday.

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