Docket

36351

Jean-François Morasse v. Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois

(Quebec) (Civil) (By Leave)

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

Proceedings
Date Proceeding Filed By
(if applicable)
2016-11-03 Appeal closed
2016-10-28 Formal judgment sent to the registrar of the court of appeal and all parties
2016-10-28 Judgment on appeal and notice of deposit of judgment sent to all parties
2016-10-27 Judgment on the appeal rendered, CJ Abe Cro Mo Ka Wa Ga Côt Br,
The appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal of Quebec (Québec), Numbers 200-09-007911-123 and 200-09-007901-124, 2015 QCCA 78, dated January 21, 2015, heard on April 22, 2016, is dismissed with costs. Wagner, Côté and Brown JJ. are dissenting.
Dismissed, with costs
2016-05-05 Transcript received, 110 pages.
2016-04-22 Judgment reserved OR rendered with reasons to follow
2016-04-22 Hearing of the appeal, 2016-04-22, CJ Abe Cro Mo Ka Wa Ga Côt Br
Judgment reserved
2016-04-22 Appellant's condensed book, (Book Form), submitted in the hearing (14 copies). Jean-François Morasse
2016-04-18 Notice of appearance, Ranjan K. Agarwal, Faiz M. Lalani and Avnish Nanda will be present at the hearing for the intervener, Alberta Public Interest Research Group. Mr. Agarwal will make the oral agruments. Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-04-15 General proceeding, 5 seats reserved requested. Jean-François Morasse
2016-04-15 Notice of appearance, François Larocque and Maxime Vincelette will be at the hearing for the intervener, Amnistie Internationale. Mr Larocque will make the oral arguments. Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone
2016-04-13 Notice of appearance, Julius H. Grey will be prensent at the hearing for the intervener, Canadian Civil Liberties Association. Confirmation that Mr Grey will no longer be pesent at the hearing 2016-04-21. Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-04-13 Order by, Ka, FURTHER TO THE ORDER dated March 4, 2016, granting leave to intervene to the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, the Alberta Public Interest Research Group and Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
1. The Alberta Public Interest Research Group and Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone are granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding five (5) minutes at the hearing of the appeal.
2. The factum of the Canadian Civil Liberties Association will be considered without the need for oral argument.

The intervener, the Alberta Public Interest Research Group, must refrain from commenting on the merits, as is done, for example, in paragraph 38 of the factum.
Allowed in part
2016-04-11 General proceeding, 2 seats reserved. Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone
2016-04-08 General proceeding, 21 seats reserved requested. Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-04-08 Notice of appearance, Giuseppe Sciortino, Sibel Ataogul and Félix-Antoine Michaud will be present at the hearing for the Respondent. Mr Sciortino and Ms. Ataogul will make the oral arguments. Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-04-08 Notice of appearance, Maxime Roy, Ariane Gagnon-Rocque and Vincent Rochette will appear at the hearing for the Appellant. Mr Roy and Mr Rochette will majke the oral arguments. Jean-François Morasse
2016-04-07 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-04-07, (Electronic version filed on 2016-04-06) Alberta Public Interest Research Group
2016-04-07 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-04-07, (Electronic version filed on 2016-04-06) Alberta Public Interest Research Group
2016-04-07 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-04-07, (Electronic version filed on 2016-04-07) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-04-07 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-04-07, (Electronic version filed on 2016-04-07) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-04-07 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-04-07, (Electronic version filed on 2016-04-07) Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone
2016-04-07 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Proof of service missing. Received 2016-04-08., Completed on: 2016-04-07, (Electronic version filed on 2016-04-07) Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone
2016-03-23 Appeal perfected for hearing
2016-03-21 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record) Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-03-21 Respondent's book of authorities, (2 volumes), Completed on: 2016-03-21 Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-03-21 Respondent's record, Completed on: 2016-03-21 Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-03-21 Respondent's factum, Completed on: 2016-03-22 Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-03-04 Order on motion for leave to intervene, by Justice Karakatsanis
2016-03-04 Decision on the motion for leave to intervene, Ka, UPON APPLICATIONS by the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, the Alberta Public Interest Research Group and Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone for leave to intervene in the above appeal;
AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
The motions for leave to intervene are granted and each of the said interveners shall be entitled to serve and file a factum not to exceed ten (10) pages in length in this appeal on or before April 7, 2016.
The requests to present oral argument is deferred to a date following receipt and consideration of the written arguments of the parties and the interveners.
The interveners are not 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
2016-03-04 Submission of motion for leave to intervene, Ka
2016-02-26 Reply to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-02-26, (Electronic version filed on 2016-02-26) Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone
2016-02-19 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-02-19, (Electronic version filed on 2016-02-19) Jean-François Morasse
2016-02-19 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-02-19, (Electronic version filed on 2016-02-19) Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-02-12 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Proof of service missing. Received 2016-03-07., Completed on: 2016-02-12, (Electronic version filed on 2016-03-02) Amnistie Internationale, Section Canada francophone
2016-02-12 Notice of hearing sent to parties
2016-02-10 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-02-10, (Electronic version filed on 2016-02-10) Jean-François Morasse
2016-02-10 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-02-10, (Electronic version filed on 2016-02-10) Jean-François Morasse
2016-02-10 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2016-02-10, (Electronic version filed on 2016-02-10) Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-02-10 Appeal hearing scheduled, 2016-04-22, (previously tentatively scheduled for April 19, 2016)
Judgment reserved
2016-02-08 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-02-08, (Electronic version filed on 2016-02-08) Alberta Public Interest Research Group
2016-02-03 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, By e-mail, Completed on: 2016-02-03 Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2016-02-01 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Completed on: 2016-02-01 Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2016-01-25 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record) Jean-François Morasse
2016-01-25 Appellant's book of authorities, (3 volumes), Completed on: 2016-01-25 Jean-François Morasse
2016-01-25 Appellant's record, (3 volumes), Completed on: 2016-01-25 Jean-François Morasse
2016-01-25 Appellant's factum, Completed on: 2016-01-25 Jean-François Morasse
2015-11-19 Letter advising the parties of tentative hearing date and filing deadlines (Leave granted)
2015-11-18 Order by, CJ, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
1. The appellant’s record, factum and book of authorities shall be served and filed on or before January 25, 2016.
2. Any person wishing to intervene in this appeal under Rule 55 of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada shall serve and file a motion for leave to intervene on or before February 15, 2016.
3. The appellant and respondent shall serve and file their responses, if any, to the motions for leave to intervene on or before February 22, 2016.
4. Replies to any responses to the motions for leave to intervene shall be served and filed on or before February 24, 2016.
5. The respondent’s record, factum and book of authorities shall be served and filed on or before March 21, 2016.
6. Any interveners granted leave to intervene under Rule 59 of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada shall serve and file their factums and books of authorities on or before April 7, 2016.
Granted
2015-11-17 Notice of appeal, Completed on: 2015-11-17 Jean-François Morasse
2015-10-23 Copy of formal judgment sent to Registrar of the Court of Appeal and all parties
2015-10-23 Judgment on leave sent to the parties
2015-10-22 Judgment of the Court on the application for leave to appeal, The application for leave to appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal of Quebec (Québec), Numbers 200-09-007901-124 and 200-09-007911-123, 2015 QCCA 78, dated January 21, 2015, is granted with costs in the cause.
Granted, with costs in the cause
2015-07-13 All materials on application for leave submitted to the Judges, CJ Wa Ga
2015-04-29 Applicant's reply to respondent's argument, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2015-04-29, (Electronic version filed on 2015-04-29) Jean-François Morasse
2015-04-22 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2015-04-23) Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2015-04-22 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), Proof of service missing. Phone call from Lafortune, stating the response need to be replace (pages missing) 2015-04-22. New booklets received 2015-04-23. Service received 2015-04-23., Completed on: 2015-04-24, (Electronic version filed on 2015-04-23) Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois
2015-03-23 Letter acknowledging receipt of a complete application for leave to appeal, File opened 2015-03-23.
2015-03-20 Application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), 4 volumes. Proof of service missing. Received 2015-03-23., Completed on: 2015-03-23, (Electronic version filed on 2015-03-25) Jean-François Morasse
2015-03-20 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), (Electronic version filed on 2015-03-25) Jean-François Morasse