Recalcitrant military members are facing career remedial measures such as being issued a career Recorded Warning and facing formal Counselling and Probation measures underway to their compulsory release (discharge) from the military under Item 5-F as being "Inapt for (further) Military service."
Thursday, December 16, 2021
A needling question?
Canadian Press story dated December 15, 2021 indicates that four members of the military are challenging this order particularly since the CDS order allows for exemptions on medical, religion and human rights grounds. [Approximately 800 members have applied for an exemption so far.]
The Directive states, inter alia, the following:
In court, these four members argued that their 'constitutional rights' were being violated. They asked the Federal Court to issue a temporary injunction. After hearing the motion, the Court adjourned reserving its decision.