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20th Anniversary Focus on Life Gala Dinner
Albertos Polizogopoulos is an expert in Canadian constitutional law, with a special focus on freedom of religion and conscience, and dignity of human life issues. In his unique ecclesiastical law practice, he advises Roman Catholic and Protestant churches and charities on policy matters.
Mr. Polizogopoulos has been counsel in many high-profile matters, for example, cases involving Trinity Western University, Catholic Health Alliance, Catholic Civil Rights League, and Evangelical Fellowship of Canada – to name a few. Mr. Polizogopoulos has conducted ten appeals before the Supreme Court of Canada. He is a contributor for Cardus, a think tank dedicated to the renewal of Canada’s social architecture.
Faye Sonier is Executive Director with Canadian Physicians for Life. Previously, Ms. Sonier was Legal Counsel with the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada and she has also worked at the Senate of Canada. Her legal background includes charity law and human rights legislation.
Ms. Sonier has appeared before appellate courts and the Supreme Court of Canada on matters relating to abortion, euthanasia and assisted suicide, and genetic and reproductive technologies. She is a regular contributor to the women’s blog ProWomanProLife.
They are going to give us a lay of the land and speak to how we can move forward in the midst of our society that is de-valuing life and restricting our freedom of conscious and then lead into the practical initiatives that the FOL committee are doing today