Supreme Court declines to hear appeal in Alberta public sector union case

The Supreme Court won’t hear a case involving the rights of public-sector workers in Alberta in a labour dispute with the province’s government. The high court was deciding whether to hear an appeal of a decision made six months ago…

SCOC to decide whether to hear appeals of Calgary parents convicted in teen son’s death

By Global News Posted February 13, 2020 8:19 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Supreme Court of Canada will decide on Thursday whether to hear the appeals of a Calgary…

Supreme court to decide if it will hear Travis Vader’s appeal in Alberta seniors deaths

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 5, 2019 7:54 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Supreme Court of Canada is to release a decision Thursday on whether it will…

First Nation and environmental groups seek leave to appeal Trans Mountain pipeline ruling

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 5, 2019 6:19 pm Updated November 5, 2019 6:24 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A British Columbia First Nation and three environmental groups…

Supreme Court to rule on controversial case of woman found dead in Edmonton motel

The Supreme Court is to rule Friday on the case of an Ontario trucker acquitted in the death of an Alberta woman in what could set a precedent in Canada’s sexual assault laws. Bradley Barton claimed that Cindy Gladue died…

Supreme Court to rule on whether energy companies can abandon old oil wells

The Supreme Court of Canada is set to rule Thursday on whether energy companies can walk away from unprofitable wells on agricultural land without having to clean up behind them. A 2016 ruling in the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench…

Military court ruling to stand pending Supreme Court hearing in case of Edmonton-based soldier

The Supreme Court of Canada has refused to temporarily suspend a lower court’s bombshell ruling in a sexual-assault case that the military justice system is unconstitutional. A five-judge panel rejected military prosecutors’ request for a stay on Monday after the…