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Disturbing aspects of Driskell inquiry (Winnipeg Sun)

In th mid-90's, Senator Anne Cools proposed a bill to hold lawyers accountable for their statements.

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Cools said the Supreme Court, through Mr. Justice Cory, "described the conduct of scientology and its lawyers in making false statements as 'recklessly high-handed, supremely arrogant and contumacious." Mr. Justice Cory added: "There seems to have been a continuing conscious effort on Scientology's part to intensify and perpetuate its attack on Casey Hill without any regard for the truth of its allegations." Hill was awarded $1.6 million, the largest libel award in Candian history.

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And the Cools bill? It died.