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Critics keen to put Christian law school out of business

In the Calgary Herald May 7, Cardus executive vice president Ray Pennings wrote about Trinity Western University's upcoming law school and its fight to allow its graduates to practice law across Canada.
It is understandable to see the controversy as strictly a religious-secular conflict. It's easy to frame it as a divide between Christian moralism and the discriminatory prohibition of legally married homosexual Canadians from a law school to which they would otherwise be admitted.
What gets lost in that perspective, however, is the means by which the Ontario and Nova Scotia law societies have chosen to press their case for their political ideal of inclusivity. It is a classic restraint of trade tactic to put a competitor out of business by using monopoly power to target its suppliers and customers.

Read the rest of this op-ed on the Calgary Herald website.