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Friday, July 26, 2019 @ 3:48 PM

ARMED FORCES - Military law - Code of Service Discipline (CSD) - Military justice and service discipline - Service offences

Appeals from judgments of the Court Martial Appeal Court of Canada concerning the military exception in section 11(f) of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. ... [read more]

Friday, July 26, 2019 @ 6:09 AM

CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Impaired driving or driving over the legal limit

Appeal by the Crown from a judicial review judgment setting aside a roadside driving prohibition. ... [read more]

Friday, July 26, 2019 @ 6:03 AM

CIVIL PROCEDURE - Third party procedure - Availability

Appeal by the defendant insurer from the dismissal of its third party claim against the plaintiffs’ lawyers. ... [read more]

Thursday, July 25, 2019 @ 8:09 AM

APPEALS - Grounds - Miscarriage of justice - Unreasonable verdict

Appeal by the accused, Meloche, from a conviction and sentence for aggravated assault. ... [read more]

Thursday, July 25, 2019 @ 8:09 AM

GOODS AND SERVICES TAX (GST) - Rebates - New housing

Appeal by the Crown from a judgment of the Tax Court that determined the respondent was entitled to the new housing rebate. ... [read more]

Thursday, July 25, 2019 @ 8:08 AM

OFFENCES AND ENFORCEMENT - Human smuggling and trafficking

Appeals by the Crown from the acquittal of the respondents charged with human smuggling under s. 117 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and from a finding that s. 36 of the Mutual Legal Assistance Act (MLACMA) was unconstitutional. ... [read more]

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 @ 8:39 AM

CANADIAN CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS - Legal rights

Appeal by the Chairperson of the BC Review Board from a decision of a chambers judge refusing to grant the appellant a declaration that the scheme for setting the appellant’s income was unconstitutional as being contrary to the principle of judicial independence. ... [read more]

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 @ 8:37 AM

MORTGAGES - Mortgagee’s remedies - Power of sale - Distribution

Appeal by the Bank from an order limiting the amount payable to it from the proceeds paid into court from the judicial sale of mortgaged property. ... [read more]

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 @ 8:35 AM - Last Updated: Thursday, July 25, 2019 @ 9:31 AM

OFFENCES AND ENFORCEMENT - Offences - Powers of Commission

Appeal by C2 Ventures and its president Dobson from a decision of a Panel of the Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority that awarded compensation to four investors who the Panel found suffered financial losses caused by the appellants’ breaches of The Securities Act. ... [read more]

Tuesday, July 23, 2019 @ 8:42 AM

BINDING ARBITRATION - Hearings - Procedural rights and requirements

Appeal by the union from a decision setting aside an arbitrator’s award of damages for the employer’s failure to employ union workers as required by the collective agreement. ... [read more]