2017 Ad IDEM Freedom of Expression Writing Prize Winning Submission

Ad IDEM/Canadian Media Lawyers Association congratulates the winner of its 2017 writing prize for students writing on the topic of freedom of expression.

Manasin (Veenu) Goswami, a 2017 graduate of the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, received the $2,500.00 prize for his paper entitled “Malice, Motive and Honesty: Proposed Reforms to the Canadian Fair Comment Defence”.

Ad IDEM/CMLA, the largest media lawyer organisation in Canada, is dedicated to the promotion and protection of freedom of expression throughout Canada. Our objective isto reaffirm every day, in every court in our country, the importance of these freedoms