Docket

34272

Her Majesty the Queen v. Nicole Patricia Ryan

(Nova Scotia) (Criminal) (By Leave)

(Publication ban in case) (Sealing order)

Judgments on applications for leave to appeal are rendered by the Court, but are not necessarily unanimous.

Proceedings
Date Proceeding Filed By
(if applicable)
2013-09-11 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, Mr. Michael Ryan re: response to request for review
2013-08-16 Correspondence received, Mr. Michael Ryan re: request for review (book form)
2013-02-04 Appeal closed
2013-01-21 Formal judgment sent to the registrar of the court of appeal and all parties
2013-01-21 Judgment on appeal and notice of deposit of judgment sent to all parties
2013-01-18 Judgment on the appeal rendered, CJ LeB De F Abe Ro Cro Mo Ka, The appeal from the judgment of the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal, Number CAC 327746, 2011 NSCA 30, dated March 29, 2011, heard on June 14, 2012, is allowed and a stay of proceedings is entered. Fish J. is dissenting in part.
Allowed
2012-12-14 Correspondence received from, Henry Brown dated Dec 14/12 re: will not be present at the lock-up Her Majesty the Queen
2012-12-11 Correspondence received from, William D. Delaney, Q.C. dated Dec. 11/12 in reply to respondent's additional submissions (sent to the Court Dec. 12/12) Her Majesty the Queen
2012-12-10 Supplemental document, Respondent's additional submissions (sent to the Court Dec. 12/12), Completed on: 2012-12-10 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-11-29 Correspondence received from, William Delaney dated November 29, 2012. Re: Response to the letter sent from the Court dated November 16, 2012 (sent to the Court Dec. 12/12) Her Majesty the Queen
2012-11-23 Correspondence received from, H. Brown, dated Nov. 23; deadline for further submissions Her Majesty the Queen
2012-11-16 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, all parties, by email on Nov. 23, Re: further submissions (appellant until Dec. 3; respondent until Dec. 10)
2012-08-02 Media lock-up request accepted
2012-07-23 Media lock-up consent form received from, Howard Krongold Criminal Lawyers' Association of Ontario
2012-07-19 Media lock-up consent form received from, Joel Pink Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-07-18 Media lock-up consent form received from, Jennifer MacLellan Her Majesty the Queen
2012-07-11 Media lock-up letter, consent form and undertaking sample sent to all parties
2012-07-06 Media lock-up requested or proposed
2012-06-26 Transcript received, (67 pages)
2012-06-14 Judgment reserved OR rendered with reasons to follow
2012-06-14 Hearing of the appeal, 2012-06-14, CJ LeB De F Abe Ro Cro Mo Ka
2012-06-14 Intervener's condensed book, (14 copies) distributed at the hearing Attorney General of Ontario
2012-06-14 Respondent's condensed book, 14 copies (distributed at the hearing) Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-06-14 Appellant's condensed book, 14 copies (distributed at the hearing) Her Majesty the Queen
2012-06-14 Acknowledgement and consent for video taping of proceedings, from all parties
2012-06-07 Correspondence received from, William D. Delaney, Q.C., dated June 7-12, by fax, Re: webcast and publication ban Her Majesty the Queen
2012-06-07 Notice of appearance, Joanna Birenbaum will not be appearing - Christine Boyle will present oral arguments Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
2012-06-05 Correspondence received from, Andrew R. Nielsen, dated June 5-12, by fax, Re: additional reserved seat Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-05-29 Notice of appearance, Susan Chapman and Howard Krongold will be present at the hearing Criminal Lawyers' Association of Ontario
2012-05-29 Notice of appearance, Christine Boyle and Joanna Birenbaum will be present at the hearing Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
2012-05-29 Notice of appearance, John Corelli and Holly Loubert will be present at the hearing Attorney General of Ontario
2012-05-28 Order by, Cro, FURTHER TO THE ORDER dated March 30, 2012, granting leave to intervene to the Criminal Lawyers' Association of Ontario, the Attorney General of Ontario and the Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund;
IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED that the Criminal Lawyers’ Association of Ontario and the Attorney General of Ontario are each granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding 10 minutes and that the joint interveners Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund are jointly granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding 10 minutes.
Granted, no order as to costs
2012-05-25 Intervener's book of authorities, CD and Form rec'd May 29/12, Completed on: 2012-05-29 Criminal Lawyers' Association of Ontario
2012-05-25 Intervener's factum, CD and Form rec'd May 29/12, Completed on: 2012-05-29 Criminal Lawyers' Association of Ontario
2012-05-25 Intervener's book of authorities, Completed on: 2012-05-25 Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
2012-05-25 Intervener's factum, Completed on: 2012-05-25 Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
2012-05-25 Intervener's book of authorities, Completed on: 2012-05-25 Attorney General of Ontario
2012-05-25 Intervener's factum, Completed on: 2012-05-25 Attorney General of Ontario
2012-05-15 Notice of appearance, William D. Delaney, Q.C. and Jennifer A. MacLellan will be present at the hearing Her Majesty the Queen
2012-05-14 Order on motion to extend time
2012-05-14 Decision on motion to extend time, F, to serve and file the respondent's factum and book of authorities to Apr. 10, 2012 and for an order pursuant to Rule 71(3) permitting oral argument at the hearing of this appeal
Granted
2012-05-14 Submission of motion to extend time, F
2012-04-23 Response to motion to extend time, email from W. Delaney dated Apr. 23/12, Completed on: 2012-04-23 Her Majesty the Queen
2012-04-19 Motion to extend time, to serve and file the respondent's factum and book of authorities to Apr. 10, 2012 and for an order pursuant to Rule 71(3) permitting oral argument at the hearing of this appeal., Completed on: 2012-04-19 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-04-10 Respondent's book of authorities, Completed on: 2012-04-10 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-04-10 Respondent's factum, Motion for extension of time requested - Rec'd on April 19, 2012, Completed on: 2012-05-14 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-04-10 Correspondence received from, 5 reserved seats requested Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-04-05 Appeal perfected for hearing
2012-04-02 Letter sent to Intervener(s)
2012-03-30 Order on motion for leave to intervene, (BY CROMWELL J.)
2012-03-30 Decision on the motion for leave to intervene, Cro, UPON APPLICATION by the Criminal Lawyers' Association of Ontario for an extension of time to apply for leave to intervene and for leave to intervene in the above appeal;
AND UPON APPLICATIONS by the Attorney General of Ontario and the Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund for leave to intervene in the above appeal;
AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
The motion for an extension of time to apply for leave to intervene and for leave to intervene of the Criminal Lawyers' Association of Ontario is granted and the said intervener shall be entitled to serve and file a factum not to exceed 10 pages in length on or before May 25, 2012.
The motions for leave to intervene of the Attorney General of Ontario and the Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund are granted and the said interveners shall be entitled to each serve and file a factum not to exceed 10 pages in length on or before May 25, 2012.
The requests to present oral argument are deferred to a date following receipt and consideration of the written arguments of the parties and the interveners.
The interveners shall not be entitled to raise new issues or to adduce further evidence or otherwise to supplement the record of the parties.
Pursuant to Rule 59(1)(a) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada, the interveners shall pay to the appellant and respondent any additional disbursements occasioned to the appellant and respondent by their interventions.
Granted
2012-03-30 Submission of motion for leave to intervene, Cro
2012-03-15 Notice of appearance, Joel E. Pink, Brian H. Greenspan, Andrew Nielson and Noami Lutes will be appearing Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-03-14 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), from William D. Delaney, Q.C., Completed on: 2012-03-14 Her Majesty the Queen
2012-03-13 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, email from Gowlings dated March 13/12 (by CLA and CAEFS-LEAF), Completed on: 2012-03-13 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-03-13 Motion for leave to intervene, (joint with an extension of time), Completed on: 2012-03-21 Criminal Lawyers' Association of Ontario
2012-03-09 Notice of hearing sent to parties
2012-03-09 Appeal hearing scheduled, 2012-06-14
2012-03-08 Motion for leave to intervene, (bookform), Completed on: 2012-03-08 Canadian Association of Elizabeth Fry Societies and Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
2012-03-08 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, email from Gowlings dated March 8/12 (by A.G. of Ont.), Completed on: 2012-03-08 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-03-07 Motion for leave to intervene, Completed on: 2012-03-07 Attorney General of Ontario
2012-02-20 Correspondence received from, Henry S. Brown, Q.C. by email dated Feb. 20/12 in response to Mr. Greenspan's request to delay Her Majesty the Queen
2012-02-16 Correspondence received from, Brian H. Greenspan dated Feb. 16/12 requesting re-scheduling the appeal Nicole Patricia Ryan
2012-02-13 Correspondence received from, Henry S. Brown, dated Feb.13/12, Re: advise the Court that appellant's factum does not need to be sealed Her Majesty the Queen
2012-02-09 Appellant's record, (11 volumes) (SEALED) One set of redacted copies filed, Completed on: 2012-04-10 Her Majesty the Queen
2012-02-09 Appellant's book of authorities, Completed on: 2012-02-09 Her Majesty the Queen
2012-02-09 Appellant's factum, Not sealed - Public version, Completed on: 2012-02-09 Her Majesty the Queen
2012-01-23 Letter advising the parties of tentative hearing date and filing deadlines (Leave granted)
2011-11-10 Order on motion to seal
2011-11-10 Decision on motion to seal, Reg, the Appellant's Factum and Record, and other material such that only the judges and staff of this Court may have access to them
Granted
2011-11-10 Submission of motion to seal, Reg
2011-11-02 Response to motion to seal, Completed on: 2011-11-02 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2011-11-02 Motion to seal, the Appellant's Factum and Record, and other material such that only the judges and staff of this Court may have access to them. (Book form), Completed on: 2011-11-02 Her Majesty the Queen
2011-11-02 Notice of appeal, CD missing - Rec'd on November 9, 2011, Completed on: 2011-11-09 Her Majesty the Queen
2011-10-21 Copy of formal judgment sent to Registrar of the Court of Appeal and all parties
2011-10-21 Judgment on leave sent to the parties
2011-10-20 Judgment of the Court on the application for leave to appeal, The application for leave to appeal from the judgment of the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal, Number CAC 327746, 2011 NSCA 30, dated March 29, 2011, is granted without costs.
Granted, without costs
2011-08-22 All materials on application for leave submitted to the Judges, CJ De Cha
2011-07-07 Correspondence received from, Ed VanBemmel dated Jul 6/11 Re: confirmation that nothing in the response is subject to the sealing order. Nicole Patricia Ryan
2011-06-29 Order on motion to seal
2011-06-29 Decision on motion to seal, Cha, UPON APPLICATION by the applicant for an order sealing the application for leave to appeal and for directions;
AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
1)The motion is granted.
2)The application for leave to appeal and any additional material related to this application for leave to appeal, response and reply which contain the pertinent confidential information shall also be filed in a sealed envelope and will only be made available to members of this Court, Court staff and other persons as the parties may, in writing, agree.
3)The parties shall file redacted public versions of their materials.
Granted
2011-06-29 Submission of motion to seal, Cha
2011-06-27 Book of authorities Nicole Patricia Ryan
2011-06-27 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, Completed on: 2011-06-27 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2011-06-09 Correspondence received from, From Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP on Jun 9, 2011. RE: Notice of agent representing two opposing parties. Her Majesty the Queen
2011-06-09 Response to motion to seal, Consent to the motion, Completed on: 2011-06-09 Nicole Patricia Ryan
2011-06-08 Motion to seal, the unredacted application for leave such that only the Judges and staff of this Court may have access to the file (bookform), Completed on: 2011-06-08 Her Majesty the Queen
2011-05-30 Letter acknowledging receipt of an incomplete application for leave to appeal
2011-05-26 Book of authorities Her Majesty the Queen
2011-05-26 Application for leave to appeal, (SEALED) (Motion to seal filed June 8/11with 2 redacted copies of application for leave), Completed on: 2011-06-09 Her Majesty the Queen