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Lawyers anticipate split ruling as SCC reserves judgment after animated TWU hearing

Monday, December 04, 2017 @ 7:01 AM | By Cristin Schmitz

As day two of the hotly contested TWU case drew to a close at the Supreme Court, several lawyers said they expect a split judgment — but counsel on both sides were less certain about the final outcome, or what the determinative issues of the multi-layered historic case will be.

Justice Malcolm RoweThe top court reserved judgment Dec. 1 after hearing five minutes of oral argument from each of 27 interveners on the second day of the two-day TWU hearing in Ottawa. The nine judges were...