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mask preference human rights tribunal

BC Human Right's Tribunal decisions arising from the pandemic are starting to appear, and the HRT has sent a clear message to people asserting homespun legal reasons for not wearing a mask.

Robert Smithson, whose employment law articles are some of the best and no-nonsense we’ve seen on the subject of COVID-19, explains below one of the first Tribunal decisions dismissing an anti-mask claim.