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University Community Covenant

Trinity Western University is a faith-based school in B.C. It has plans to open a law school, but the Council of Canadian Law Deans has written a letter to object to the plan. The Council feels the Covenant of Community Agreement that students must sign could discriminate against gay and lesbian students.

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