Yukon (Human Rights Commission) v Yukon Order of Pioneers, Dawson Lodge #1, 100 DLR (4th) 596 (March 1993, Court of Appeal decision) and Gould v. Yukon Order of Pioneers, [1996] 1 S.C.R. 571 (1996 Supreme Court of Canada Decision)

**Note: The listed provisions of the Yukon Human Rights Act (“the Act”) do not reflect the current legislation. The Supreme Court of Yukon’s (“Supreme Court”) decision pertaining Gould v Yukon Order of Pioneers, Dawson Lodge#1 and Groner, and Yukon Status of Women Council was appealed to the Court of Appeal (“the Court”). The Court rejected…

Hockley v Government of Yukon Public Service Commission and Yukon Government Employee’s Union (June 1992 Board of Adjudication decision)

**Note: The listed provisions of the Yukon Human Rights Act (“the Act”) do not reflect the current legislation. The Complainant was an employee of the Government of Yukon and a member of the Yukon Government Employee’s Union (“the Union”). During this time, he divorced from his wife. The couple were granted joint “guardianship” of the…

Gould v Yukon Order of Pioneers, Dawson Lodge #1 and Groner, and Yukon Status of Women Council (January 1989 Board of Adjudication decision)

**Note: The listed provisions of the Yukon Human Rights Act (“the Act”) do not reflect the current legislation. The Complainant was a female and she made an application to join the Respondent organization as a member. Her application was rejected on the basis of her gender. The Respondent organization’s constitution and tradition deemed that its…