SCC was more divided than united on cases in 2018; dissents rose, but case intake and output fell
Back Row (left to right) Justices Malcolm Rowe; Suzanne Côté; Russell Brown; and Sheilah Martin. Front Row (left to right): Justices Andromache Karakatsanis; Rosalie Silberman Abella; Richard Wagner, Chief Justice of Canada; Michael Moldaver; and Clément Gascon, who will retire Sept. 15, 2019.
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 @ 12:31 PM
For the first time in decades, in 2018 the Supreme Court of Canada was more divided than united on the outcome of appeals — setting a record low 48 per cent unanimity rate — after two years of growing division among the judges, new court statistics disclose. ... [read more]