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CANADIAN CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS - Remedies for denial of rights

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 @ 08:50 AM  

Appeal by ES from a Superior Court of Justice decision that upheld a Consent and Capacity Board decision determining that the Board did not have jurisdiction to grant the appellant a remedy under s. 24(1) of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (Charter). The appellant had been admitted to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) out of concern for the deterioration of her physical health and mental state, on the basis of a Form 1 application for psychiatric assessment. A Form 3 certificate...