Glen has a link roundup of what's going on in Canada.
It's a textbook example of how some people try to stop free speech by using "special" courts. Where the normal rules such as evidence, presumption of innocence, and impartial jury don't exist.
This is the refuge of people that with axes to grind that can't get what they want via the real courts.
It's something to watch out for, because it can happen here.