Migrants get to stay free at quarantine hotels while Canadians are forced to pay $2000

Migrant workers arriving in Canada won’t be required to pay the $2000 fine to stay at quarantine hotels, while returning Canadian travellers will have to. https://ipolitics.ca/2021/01/29/migrant-workers-and-other-essential-travellers-wont-have-to-pay-to-quarantine/

The Justice Centre has announced it will file legal action against the Federal Government on or before Wednesday, February 17, in response to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau declaring to media that Canadians returning from travel will continue to be forcibly confined in hotels at a cost of $2,000 per traveller. https://www.jccf.ca/justice-centre-will-sue-federal-government-for-forcible-confinement-of-returning-canadians/

Under section 6 of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. (1) Every citizen of Canada has the right to enter, remain in and leave Canada. (2) Every citizen of Canada and every person who has the status of a permanent resident of Canada has the right: a) to move to and take up residence in any province; and b) to pursue the gaining of a livelihood in any province. https://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/csj-sjc/rfc-dlc/ccrf-ccdl/check/art6.html

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