Category: tamara lich

‘Three Weeks That Shook the World’: Veteran Journalist Pens Inside Story of Freedom Convoy

When Andrew Lawton was dispatched to cover the Freedom Convoy protest in Ottawa this winter, he witnessed first-hand the discrepancy between what he observed on the ground and what was reported in the legacy media. The journalism fellow at True North and host of The Andrew Lawton Show recently released a book about his observations…


Bruce Pardy: By Freeing Tamara Lich, the Superior Court Restores Confidence in the Rule of Law

Commentary On July 26, Tamara Lich was released from jail again. Charged with mischief in February for her role in the Freedom Convoy that descended on Parliament Hill, Lich had been incarcerated on July 8 by a justice of the peace after the Crown attorney characterized her as a danger to public safety and the…


Freedom Convoy Organizer Tamara Lich Released on Bail Again

An Ontario court has granted bail to Freedom Convoy organizer Tamara Lich following a new bail hearing on July 26. During a bail review held earlier in the day, a judge said a previous decision by another court to detain her was “clearly inappropriate.” Ontario Superior Court Judge Andrew Goodman said on July 26 that apart…


Court Grants Freedom Convoy Organizer Lich New Bail Hearing, Says Previous Court Made ‘Erroneous’ Conclusions

An Ontario court judge has granted Freedom Convoy organizer Tamara Lich a new bail hearing, saying an earlier decision by another court to detain her was “clearly inappropriate.” During a bail review on July 26, Ontario Superior Court Judge Andrew Goodman said Justice of the Peace Paul Harris had made “erroneous” conclusions when he denied…


Freedom Convoy Organizer Tamara Lich Released on Bail for the Second Time

An Ontario court has granted bail to Freedom Convoy organizer Tamara Lich following a new bail hearing on July 26. During a bail review held earlier in the day, a judge said an previous decision by another court to detain her was “clearly inappropriate.” During the bail hearing on July 26, Ontario Superior Court Judge Andrew…


Tamara Lich Returns to Ontario Court for Bail Review

Freedom Convoy organizer Tamara Lich is appearing in an Ontario court today for a bail review after she was recently denied bail on allegations of having breached her bail terms of having no contact with fellow convoy organizers. Lich has now spent a cumulative 48 days in jail while she waits to answer to non-violent charges….


Pierre Poilievre Responds to Question About Tamara Lich

Conservative leadership candidate Pierre Poilievre was asked at a recent campaign stop what he would do about the case of Tamara Lich, who is in jail for charges in relation to her role as a Freedom Convoy organizer. Former Iranian political prisoner Salman Sima, who took refuge in Canada in 2011, posed the question to…


Tamara Lich to Remain in Jail While Awaiting Bail Review Set for Late July

A bail review will be held on July 25 for Freedom Convoy organizer Tamara Lich who is awaiting trial in an Ontario court on allegations of breaching her bail terms, her lawyer said. The bail review for Lich’s case was scheduled at the Ontario Superior Court at the earliest available date, according to defence lawyer…


Tamara Lich Is Canada’s Prisoner of Conscience

Commentary According to Amnesty International, a prisoner of conscience is “someone who has not used or advocated violence or hatred in the circumstances leading to their imprisonment but is imprisoned solely because of who they are (sexual orientation, ethnic, national or social origin, language, birth, colour, sex or economic status) or what they believe (religious,…


The Unconscionable Persecution of Tamara Lich

Commentary If an award were to be given annually to the perpetrators of the greatest injustice against a Canadian citizen, the leading candidates for receiving it in 2022 would be those responsible for the relentless persecution of Tamara Lich concerning her involvement with the Freedom Convoy protesting Ottawa’s vaccine mandates. The actions of the persecutors…