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What does OHRT stand for?

OHRT stands for Ontario Human Rights Tribunal (Ontario, Canada)

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  • Military and Government

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Take for example a recent case in Ontario which has pushed a coalition of First Nations led by Nishnawbe Aski Nation to file a complaint with the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal.
The claimant's idiosyncratic manner of reasoning was quite puzzling to the various church committees, courts, commissions and especially the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal in his multiple appearances, and resulted in a total failure to make any sort of compelling argument to support his accusation of racial discrimination against the presbytery.
Earlier this year, the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal likewise ruled that the managers of Christian Horizons, a non-profit organization that cares for some 1,400 developmentally handicapped persons, can profess the Christian faith, but had no right to fire a lesbian employee for violating her contractual promise to uphold the agency's lifestyle and morality code, which includes a ban on homosexual relationships.
In August, 2008, the Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons (OCPS) warned Ontario physicians that if they do not help a patient who requests an abortion to make arrangements for it with an abortionist, he or she may be brought before the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal (OHRT) on a charge of professional misconduct, based on the Human Rights Code.