The Federal Court has upheld the Trudeau government’s hotel quarantine program as constitutional, saying in a decision issued Friday that even though the program impinges on liberty and results in detention, these limitations are justified by the government’s desire to protect public health.

True North’s Andrew Lawton breaks down the decision.

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A Canadian broadcaster and columnist, Andrew serves as a journalism fellow at True North and host of The Andrew Lawton Show.

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