Cases in Brief

Cases in Brief are short summaries drafted in reader-friendly language, so that anyone interested can learn about the decisions that affect their lives. They are prepared by communications staff of the Supreme Court of Canada. They do not form part of the Court’s reasons for judgment and are not for use in legal proceedings.

2018

Date Case Name Case No. Neutral Citation
July 13, 2018 British Columbia v. Philip Morris International, Inc. 37524 2018 SCC 36
July 6, 2018 Lorraine (Ville) v. 2646-8926 Québec inc. 37381 2018 SCC 35
June 29, 2018 R. v. Suter 37247 2018 SCC 34
June 15, 2018 Law Society of British Columbia v. Trinity Western University
Trinity Western University v. Law Society of Upper Canada
Footnote 1
37318
37209
2018 SCC 32
2018 SCC 33
June 14, 2018 Canada (Canadian Human Rights Commission) v. Canada (Attorney General) 37208 2018 SCC 31
June 13, 2018 Ewert v. Canada (Correctional Service) 37233 2018 SCC 30
June 8, 2018 Montréal (Ville) v. Lonardi 37184 2018 SCC 29
June 6, 2018 Haaretz.com v. Goldhar 37202 2018 SCC 28
June 1, 2018 Groia v. Law Society of Upper Canada 37112 2018 SCC 27
May 31, 2018 Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses (Judicial Committee) v. Wall 37273 2018 SCC 26
May 25, 2018 R. v. Wong 37367 2018 SCC 25
May 18, 2018 West Fraser Mills Ltd. v. British Columbia (Workers’ Compensation Appeal Tribunal)   37423 2018 SCC 22
May 11, 2018 Rankin (Rankin’s Garage & Sales) v. J.J. 37323 2018 SCC 19
May 10, 2018 Centrale des syndicats du Québec v. Quebec (Attorney General)Footnote 2 37002 2018 SCC 18
Quebec (Attorney General) v. Alliance du personnel professionnel et technique de la santé et des services sociauxFootnote 2 37347 2018 SCC 17
April 20, 2018 Office of the Children's Lawyer v. Balev 37250 2018 SCC 16
April 19, 2018 R. v. Comeau 37398 2018 SCC 15
April 13, 2018 R. v. Magoon
R. v. Jordan
Footnote 3
37416
37479
2018 SCC 14
March 23, 2018 R. v. Carson 37506 2018 SCC 12

 

Footnotes

Footnote 1

These cases are related and were decided on the same day.

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Footnote 2

These cases are related and were decided on the same day.

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Footnote 3

These cases are related and were decided together.

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