Court system of Canada
The court system of Canada is made up of many courts differing in levels of legal superiority and separated by jurisdiction. Some of the courts are federal in nature while others are provincial or te...
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Supreme Court of Canada
The Supreme Court of Canada (French: Cour suprême du Canada) is the highest court of Canada, the final court of appeals in the Canadian justice system. The court grants permission to between 40 an...
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Provincial Court
The Provincial and Territorial Courts in Canada are local trial "inferior" or "lower" courts of limited jurisdiction established in each of the provinces and territories of Canada. These courts typica...
Judicial appointments in Canada
Canada is a federation composed of a federal (central) government and of 10 provinces and 3 territories. There are two levels of courts in each province or territory (except Nunavut): superior (upper ...
Court dress
Court dress comprises the style of clothes prescribed for courts of law, and formerly for royal courts.
Members of the old Judicial Committee of the House of Lords (or "Law Lords") and the Judicia...
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Federal Court of Canada
The Federal Court of Canada was a national court of Canada that heard some types of disputes arising under the central government's legislative jurisdiction. The Court was split in 2003 into two separ...
List of Canadian courts of appeal
List of final courts of appeal in Canada. For details on the court system, see Canadian court system.
Supreme Court of CanadaFederal Court of AppealCourt Martial Appeal Court of CanadaAlberta Cour...
History of the Supreme Court of Canada
The history of the Supreme Court of Canada can be divided into three eras. Initially, from the court's inception in 1875 to 1949, it remained largely reserved and conservative.Its decisions could be a...
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Supreme Court of British Columbia
The Supreme Court of British Columbia (BCSC) is the superior trial court for the province of British Columbia. The BCSC hears civil and criminal law cases as well as appeals from the Provincial Court ...
Chief Justice of New Brunswick
The Chief Justice of the Province of New Brunswick, Canada holds the highest office within the Province's judicial system. He/she is part of the Court of Appeal, the highest court in the Province whic...
Regional Assessment Appeal Court
The Regional Assessment Appeal Court (RAAC) is administered by the Province of Nova Scotia.
Court of Appeal of Prince Edward Island
The Court of Appeal of Prince Edward Island (also known as the Prince Edward Island Court of Appeal, and as PECA in legal abbreviation) is the appellate court for the Canadian province of Prince Edwar...
List of Canadian Courts of Appeal cases
A select number of decisions from the Courts of Appeal have proven to be the leading case law in a number of fields and have subsequently been adopted across all provinces, or else they are famous dec...
List of Canadian Courts of Appeal cases - Wikipedia
Nova Scotia Supreme Court
The Nova Scotia Supreme Court is a superior court in the province of Nova Scotia.The Court comprises a Chief Justice, the Associate Chief justice, twenty-one judges and six supernumerary (or semiretir...
Federal Court (Canada)
The Federal Court is a Canadian trial court that hears cases arising under certain areas of federal law. The Federal Court is an inferior court with nationwide jurisdiction. The court was created on J...
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Quarter Sessions
The courts of quarter sessions or quarter sessions were local courts traditionally held at four set times each year in the Kingdom of England (including Wales) from 1388 until 1707, then in 18th-centu...
Master (judiciary)
A Master is judicial officer found in the courts of England and in numerous other jurisdictions based on the common law tradition. A master's jurisdiction is generally confined to civil proceedings an...
Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Court of Appeal)
In the Canadian province Newfoundland and Labrador, the Court of Appeal is at the top of the hierarchy of courts for the province (subject to final appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada). Legally, the...
Court of Appeal for the Northwest Territories
The Court of Appeal for the Northwest Territories is the highest appellate court which hears appeals from criminal cases and civil cases of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories.The Court con...
Court of Queen's Bench for Saskatchewan
The Court of Queen's Bench for Saskatchewan is the superior trial court for the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.
The Court consists of 32 full-time judges and a number of supernumerary judges, a...
Court of Queen's Bench for Saskatchewan - Wikipedia
Procedures of the Supreme Court of Canada
The procedures of the Supreme Court of Canada for hearing cases is established in the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada, the Supreme Court Act, and by tradition.
Hearings of the Supreme Court t...
Court of King's Bench (England)
The Court of King's Bench (or Court of Queen's Bench during the reign of a female monarch), formally known as The Court of the King Before the King Himself, was an English court of common law in the E...
Court of King's Bench (England) - Wikipedia
Beauregard v. Canada
Beauregard v Canada [1986] 2 S.C.R. 56 was a decision by the Supreme Court of Canada on judicial independence. Notably, the Court found that judicial independence is based partly in an unwritten cons...
Courts of the Republic of Ireland
The Courts of Ireland consist of the Supreme Court, the Court of Appeal, the High Court, the Circuit Court and the District Court. The courts apply the laws of Ireland. Ireland is a common law jurisd...
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