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Thursday, August 17, 2017 @ 08:31 AM

MUNICIPAL FINANCE - Taxation - Real or immovable property assessment - Appeals - Tribunals - Courts

Appeal by the City of Prince Albert (City) from a decision of the Assessment Appeals Committee of the Saskatchewan Municipal Board (Committee) which determined that its decision in another matter did not apply to the respondent’s property tax assessment. ... [read more]

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 @ 10:13 AM

CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Fraudulent transactions relating to contracts and trade - Fraud over $5,000

Appeal by Dieckmann and Salmon from conviction and sentence for charges of fraud over $5,000. Dieckmann was charged with seven counts of fraud over $5,000 and Salmon was charged with one count of fraud over $5,000. ... [read more]

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 @ 09:54 AM

UNINCORPORATED ASSOCIATIONS AND CLUBS - Membership - Withdrawal - Relations of members to one another - Ownership of assets

Appeal by the Polish Alliance of Canada (PAC) from an application judge’s decision that 100 per cent of the members of a PAC branch had voted to leave the PAC and that the “clubman’s veto” applied. The PAC was an umbrella organization that had as its object the promotion of the general cultural, education and social welfare interests of its members. ... [read more]

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 @ 08:45 AM

CUSTODY AND ACCESS - Practice and procedure

Appeal by the mother from an interim order varying the parties’ parenting arrangement and granting the father primary care. ... [read more]

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 @ 08:35 AM

WORKPLACE HEALTH AND SAFETY - Offences and enforcement - Appeals and judicial review - Offences - Failure to provide training or instruction - Failure to supervise

Appeal by the Crown from the acquittal of the defendant, Viterra Inc. (Viterra), on six offences under the Canada Labour Code related to the death of a worker. ... [read more]

Monday, August 14, 2017 @ 12:27 PM

CONDOMINIUMS - Unit holders - Liability of - For default on payment of common fees - Lien rights of condominium corporation

Appeal by York Condominium Corporation No. 385 (YCC) from a decision of an application judge finding that its statutory lien against a unit for unpaid common expenses had expired because it failed to register a lien certificate within the three-month period after default. ... [read more]

Monday, August 14, 2017 @ 12:20 PM

EVIDENCE - Admissibility - Prejudicial evidence - Confessions and statements by the accused - Voluntariness

Appeal by the accused, Kelly, from a conviction for first degree murder. In 2000, the accused reported his common law spouse missing. In 2004, her body was found by land surveyors in a remote wooded area. An autopsy revealed she died from a single .22-calibre gunshot wound to the back of the head. ... [read more]

Friday, August 11, 2017 @ 08:39 AM

COMPUTER CRIMES - Offences - Obscenity and pornography - Child pornography - Penalties and sentencing - Search, seizure and surveillance

Appeal by the accused, Aalami, from a conviction and sentence for possession and distribution of child pornography. ... [read more]

Friday, August 11, 2017 @ 08:36 AM

REGULATION OF LEGAL PROFESSION - Disciplinary procedure - Appeals - Punishments - Disbarment

Appeal by the Law Society of Upper Canada (Law Society) from a decision of the Divisional Court, dismissing its appeal from a decision of the Appeal Division of the Law Society Tribunal. ... [read more]

Thursday, August 10, 2017 @ 08:47 AM

NATURALIZATION OR CITIZENSHIP - Loss of or disqualification from citizenship - Appeals and judicial review - Citizenship Act and Regulations - Interpretation

Appeal by Vavilov from the dismissal of his application for judicial review of the cancellation of his citizenship by the Registrar of Citizenship (Registrar). ... [read more]