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Wednesday, July 04, 2018 @ 8:47 AM

PAROLE - Eligibility

Appeal by the offender, Simmonds, from a chambers judgment affirming the constitutional validity of judicial screening of his faint hope application in respect of parole eligibility. ... [read more]

Wednesday, July 04, 2018 @ 8:44 AM

CUSTODY AND ACCESS - Conduct of parents - Maximum contact principle

Appeal by the mother from refusal of her application to relocate the child's primary residence from British Columbia to Nova Scotia with related relief. ... [read more]

Tuesday, July 03, 2018 @ 8:35 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Costs - Unproved allegations of fraud

Appeal by the plaintiff, Kent, from a costs award payable by the defendants, Martin, and various corporate media entities. ... [read more]

Tuesday, July 03, 2018 @ 8:33 AM

BINDING ARBITRATION - Powers and duties - Jurisdiction of the court to review

Application by Canada to set aside an arbitration award by a NAFTA Tribunal in favour of the respondents concluding that Canada had violated certain of its NAFTA obligations. ... [read more]

Tuesday, July 03, 2018 @ 8:31 AM

OIL AND GAS - Conservation and licensing - National Energy Board - Pipelines

Application by the City of Vancouver for judicial review of the decision of British Columbia's Ministers of the Environment and of Natural Gas Development (Ministers) to issue an Environmental Assessment Certificate (EAC) with respect to the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project (TMX). ... [read more]

Friday, June 29, 2018 @ 1:21 PM

SENTENCING - Criminal Code offences - Failing or refusing to provide breath or blood sample - Sentencing considerations - Aggravating factors - Mitigating factors

Appeal by Suter from a judgment of the Alberta Court of Appeal varying the sentence imposed to Suter for refusing to provide a breath sample after causing an accident resulting in a death. ... [read more]

Friday, June 29, 2018 @ 8:55 AM

PRISON ADMINISTRATION - Conditions and treatment

Appeal by the defendant, the federal Crown, from partial summary judgment granted in favour of the plaintiffs. ... [read more]

Friday, June 29, 2018 @ 8:51 AM

CORPORATIONS - Distinct legal entity - Exceptions (piercing the corporate veil)

Appeal by the plaintiffs from summary judgment determining that the shares and assets of Chevron Canada were not eligible to satisfy the judgment debt of Chevron Corporation and from the costs award. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 28, 2018 @ 7:48 AM

INTERESTS IN LAND - Easements - Creation - By express grant

Appeal by a property owner from a declaration of a right-of-way with an order amending the parcel registry. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 28, 2018 @ 7:46 AM

POWERS OF SEARCH AND SEIZURE - Search warrants - Validity

Appeal by the Crown from an order excluding evidence at the trial of the accused, Campbell. ... [read more]