visitors may bypass disclaimer and enter forum by clicking here
Welcome to the Canada Court Watch public message
forum. All readers are welcome to read messages, to post their own
messages or to respond to messages posted by others. The purpose of the forum is
to educate and promote communication between people who share an interest in
injustice. The content of individual posts are generally not monitored
by Canada Court Watch with the exception being when a formal complaint has been filed
with Court Watch by a reader of this forum.
All users agree to the following specific
conditions set out below:
This message forum has been created for the convenience of those wishing
to discuss matters relating to injustices within the legal or child protection system, to
exchange information or provide support to others in matters solely relating to the family and
criminal justice system and/or the child welfare protection industry in
Canada (Children's Aid Societies in Ontario). Messages which are not clearly relevant to the subject matter
and the intent of this forum which is to inform and provide positive
discussion and/or support to other readers can be subject to removal. Messages about political issues of the day,
environment or health related issues which are not somehow linked to the
issues related to the courts or child protection system may be
removed. Because this is a public board, all who choose to visit and
use this chat board do so at their own risk and acknowledge that the
administrators and moderators of this site assume no responsibility for the
content of posts.
All visitors to this forum agree that all information posted on this
board is for the personal information of other readers on this board only.
Unless information posted in this forum is clearly in contravention of a
specific law, all information contained in this forum is considered as
information of interest exclusively for readers of this forum and that no
information is to be downloaded and/or used against anyone in any court or
child protection proceeding.
All users of this forum agree that pen names and the passwords associated
with particular pen names are to be used exclusively by the person who
registered the pen name. Users agree they will maintain the privacy of
their passwords to their personal pen names and will not provide such
information which would allow any other person to make posts to the forum
using their personal pen name and/or email address.
Offensive Posts - Unless a complaint in writing
to the email address provided is received from a reader about
any particular posting, it shall be assumed that all readers accept and agree to
the contents of any message that others may have posted on this site until such time as they
have registered a complaint with Canada Court Watch. If you read a post
then please email Canada Court Watch email@example.com.
Postings found to be offensive by Canada Court Watch will be removed and the IP address banned. If you disagree with the contents of a post and
don't have the conviction to bring your complaint to us in writing, then you should not complain to anyone else.
Complaints will be handled confidentiality in order to protect the identity
of individual members of the forum. Persons who respond to offensive
posts on the board (which only tends to escalate the conflict) will also be
considered as violating the rules and will have their IP addressed banned as
All messages posted to this message forum must be done in a positive and
supportive environment which is respectful to all other persons who post to
the forum. Messages posted under any topic must be relevant to the
message topic posted and readers wishing to discuss a different topic should
start a new topic. Offensive postings, gossip, use of profanity and posting of materials not relevant to
the general purpose of this message forum will be removed. Posts which
have the effect of inflaming, insulting or challenging another
person's post outside of the context of fair debate will be removed. Court documents, letters
or articles should not be posted unless they are of significant interest to
the public interest or clearly relevant to the administration of justice.
Links to other websites should contain a message for readers as to content
of the referenced site or they will be removed. Commercial posts will
be deleted, and your ISP notified. Views expressed on this public forum are
those of the participants, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Canada
The names of individuals are not to be mentioned without the
consent of the person or unless identifying a person would be considered as
being in the public's interest. Names which would include in the public's
interest would include those of judges, lawyers, child protection workers
and various professionals associated with the court system. These persons are considered as
non-private figures and may be identified as part of protecting the public's
interest in the administration of justice. Those who post names or
information which has the effect of identifying a private person without their consent may be
banned from this site.
Any member of this board who communicates with other members of
this forum in a manner which other members consider as offensive or
harassing may be subject to having their membership on this forum
removed pending a review of the circumstances involving the private
communication by an ethics committee who
oversee such complaints. Members of this forum must maintain ALL
communication between themselves, whether on this forum or in private in an
appropriate and civil manner. Those who feel that any form of direct
communication sent to
them outside of the message board is not appropriate must file a complaint
with the administrator within 14 business days or it is deemed that they have
acknowledged such previous communication as being acceptable.
Court Watch also reserves the right to ban the name and IP address of
anyone who acts in a rude, threatening or offensive manner during their
dealings with representatives of Canada Court Watch.
If readers have any specific suggestions that they would like to make
about Canada Court Watch itself, then emails should be sent firstname.lastname@example.org
This public forum is intended to help readers share helpful information
about the system.
Please be aware that all material is viewable by
the public. Be careful if using your real name or email address as IT MAY BE
USED AGAINST YOU IN COURT by those lawyers, CAS workers and other related health
professionals in the system who use unethical and unfair
practices against children and families. In some jurisdictions it may be
against existing legislation to publish your real name or the name of your child
if your child is currently the subject of a child protection court action.
Child protection agencies and court workers do regularly read the messages on this forum.
If you need to ensure privacy then use a
pen name when making posts on this forum and ensure that the content of your
post is not specific enough to allow others to identify you or members of your
family. If any reader is actively
involved with a child protection agency and have a matter currently before the
court, then those readers would be advised to use a pen name when making posts
and not their real name. Readers should also not post the real names of
other individuals on this forum without the consent and knowledge of those individuals.
Although names of users are kept confidential from each other, Court Watch does
maintain the list of all users and can identify the I.P addresses of those who may abuse the terms of
use of this forum.
Readers are also cautioned about providing
personal information to others they have communicated with over this board.
Those who provide personal information to others they meet on this chat board do
so at their own risk.
If any reader has a complaint about the content
of any message posted on this public message board then they should send an
email to the moderator of the particular forum. If a reader has a complaint
regarding actions taken by one of the moderators then they may forward their
email@example.com. State the nature of your complaint and your
contact information including your phone number. Your complaint will be reviewed and action taken to
remove or edit a post should your complaint be valid. Should readers have
inadvertently posted information by mistake, such as the names of children,
Court Watch can edit the posts to remove errors if notified by e mail.
only if you agree to the above terms and wish to
enter the public forum