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Wednesday, June 13, 2018 @ 8:17 AM

PROCEDURE - Trials

Appeal by the Provincial Crown from a decision dismissing an application for prerogative relief. ... [read more]

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 @ 8:10 AM

STATUTES - Construction - By context - Legislative intent

Sentencing of the 56-year-old offender who pled guilty to making sexually explicit material available to a person under 16-years-old. ... [read more]

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 @ 8:08 AM

CROWN - Actions by and against Crown - Negligence by Crown

Motion by Immigration Canada to strike a third party claim. ... [read more]

Monday, June 11, 2018 @ 8:07 AM

CONSTITUTIONAL VALIDITY OF LEGISLATION - Level of government - Provincial or territorial legislation

Application by Toronto Star Newspapers challenging the constitutionality of certain provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). ... [read more]

Monday, June 11, 2018 @ 8:05 AM

LIMITATION OF ACTIONS - Conflict between limitation periods - Which limitation period applies

Motion by the Nova Scotia Association of Health Organizations Long Term Disability Plan for summary dismissal of the claim. ... [read more]

Friday, June 08, 2018 @ 12:59 PM

FAULT - Apportionment of liability - Solidarity

Appeal by the Ville de Montréal (City) from a judgment of the Quebec Court of Appeal affirming a decision finding that Lonardi and the other respondents were not solidarily liable for the damage caused to its vehicles. ... [read more]

Friday, June 08, 2018 @ 8:10 AM

MORTGAGES - Mortgagee’s remedies - Power of sale - Right to portion of sale proceeds

Motion by the appellant, Hails, for an order appointing a McKenzie friend and directing the payment of a surplus from a sale of a mortgaged property after Hails defaulted on the mortgage. ... [read more]

Friday, June 08, 2018 @ 8:08 AM

CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Homicide - Attempted murder

Appeal by accused from conviction and sentence. The appellant was a police officer with three years of experience. He was one of the first three officers to respond to a call about the victim, who was armed with a knife on a streetcar. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 07, 2018 @ 8:12 AM

SENTENCING - Sexual offences, public morals, disorderly conduct and nuisances - Extortion

Appeal by the accused from a global sentence of 18 months’ imprisonment, followed by three years’ supervised probation for voyeurism, distribution of an intimate image without consent and extortion. ... [read more]

Thursday, June 07, 2018 @ 8:10 AM

HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS - Disciplinary proceedings - Penalties

Appeal by the doctor from an order overturning the penalty imposed for professional misconduct. ... [read more]