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Administrative Law - Judicial review and statutory appeal - Practice and procedure - Parties - Standing or locus standi

Thursday, March 16, 2017 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by municipal residents, the Miners, from the dismissal of their application to quash a bylaw of the Municipality of the County of Kings (Municipality) for illegality and cross-appeal by the respondent Glooscap First Nation Economic Development Corporation (Glooscap) from the grant of standing to the appellants to bring the application. In May 2015, Glooscap applied to have the Municipality’s land use bylaw amended to allow for commercial development of land they owned adjacent to a highway. The development required a rezoning of the land from...