A Limoges water park that initially fought a human rights complaint from a woman who wanted to slide topless has changed its dress code. Lawyer Marie-Pier Dupont of the Ottawa firm Caza Saikaly confirmed that the move is related to the complaint of her client, an unnamed Cornwall-area woman, launched two years ago. Jacob was a year-old university student when she was charged with the crime of committing an indecent act for taking off her shirt as she walked home from class on a sweltering day. Her stand has also been credited for helping to open the door to mothers breastfeeding in public. Top News. Continuing coverage: Mass shooting in Nova Scotia. SaltWire Selects: Stories you don't want to miss.
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GouldKevin Contact. Two years after a human rights complaint, a chain of water parks in Quebec and Ontario has quietly changed its rules about acceptable swimwear. Groupe Calypso Valcartier altered its regulations earlier this year to allow women to go topless. Calypso and Valcartier's dress code now states, "bathers of all genders are required to wear an appropriate swimsuit bottom. The water parks are not allowing people to wear thongs or transparent clothing and reserve the right to determine what is appropriate.
Dress code update comes after complaint to Ontario Human Rights Tribunal
Want to discuss? Please read our Commenting Policy first. Two popular water parks in Ontario and Quebec have quietly changed the rules when it comes to what women can wear, or in this case, not wear when on the premises. Instead, visitors are asked to wear appropriate swimwear. Bathers of all genders are required to wear an appropriate swimsuit bottom. The dress code was updated following an out-of-court settlement stemming from a complaint filed with the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario in The complaint targeted the city of Cornwall, Ont. The company has since taken to social media to address the issue, where reaction has been mixed. World Canada Local. Full Menu Search Menu.
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