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Victoria School Plans Cellphone Ban on School Property in September

Central Middle School in the Greater Victoria School District plans to escalate their cellphone policy in the upcoming school year—by banning the devices outright from entering school property. Principal Topher Macintosh explained in a letter to parents “the detrimental impact of cellphones on our school is clear and overwhelming,” and current efforts to control smartphones...

Conservative MP Says Wireless Industry Misleading Canadians on Cellphone Safety

Conservative Member of Parliament (MP) Terence Young believes the Canadian wireless industry is misleading Canadians about the health and safety effects of cellphone use and Wi-Fi routers. The Oakville, Ontario MP introduced a Private Member’s Bill (C-648) two weeks ago which would require safety warnings on all wireless electronics sold in Canada, as the World...