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Supreme Court to revisit Jordan in spring session

Friday, March 31, 2017 @ 2:40 PM | By Cristin Schmitz

In its spring session, the Supreme Court of Canada is revisiting the thorny question of what the Charter right to a speedy trial requires, and it will also hear from unionized federal Crowns who say their Charter right to liberty and privacy is impinged by being required to be on-call (without pay) outside regular work hours.

Megan SavardSo far the top court has booked only a dozen appeals for its new session starting April 17, but there are a wide range of issues (see highlights below),...