Docket

39906

Janick Murray-Hall v. Attorney General of Quebec

(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)
2022-09-15 Judgment reserved OR rendered with reasons to follow
2022-09-15 Hearing of the appeal, 2022-09-15, CJ Ka Côt Br Row Mar Kas Ja Ob
Judgment reserved
2022-09-08 Intervener's condensed book, (Book Form), (Printed version due on 2022-09-15) Cannabis Council of Canada and Quebec Cannabis Industry Association
2022-09-08 Intervener's condensed book, (Book Form) Canadian Cancer Society
2022-09-08 Appellant's condensed book, (Book Form), (Printed version due on 2022-09-15) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-09-08 Respondent's condensed book, (Book Form), (Printed version due on 2022-09-15) Attorney General of Quebec
2022-08-22 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-25) Canadian Cancer Society
2022-08-22 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-25) Canadian Cancer Society
2022-08-22 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-09-01) Cannabis Amnesty
2022-08-22 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-25) Cannabis Council of Canada and Quebec Cannabis Industry Association
2022-08-22 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-22) Attorney General of Manitoba
2022-08-22 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-22) Attorney General of Manitoba
2022-08-22 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-22) Attorney General of Alberta
2022-08-22 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-22) Attorney General of Alberta
2022-08-22 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-22) Attorney General of Saskatchewan
2022-08-22 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-24, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-22) Attorney General of British Columbia
2022-08-19 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-19, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-19) Attorney General of Ontario
2022-08-17 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, Letter of direction regarding Attorney General of Saskatchewan's virtual appearance
2022-08-17 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, Letter of direction regarding Attorney General of Alberta's virtual appearance
2022-08-17 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, Letter of direction regarding Attorney General of British Columbia's virtual appearance
2022-08-17 Correspondence received from, Request that counsel for the intervener, Attorney General of British Columbia, be permitted to appear virtually at the hearing Attorney General of British Columbia
2022-08-16 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-08-19, (Printed version filed on 2022-08-17) Canadian Association for Progress in Justice
2022-08-16 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), Request that counsel for the intervener, Attorney General of Alberta, be permitted to appear virtually at the hearing , (Printed version due on 2022-08-23) Attorney General of Alberta
2022-08-16 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), Request that counsel for the intervener, Attorney General of Saskatchewan be permitted to appear virtually at the hearing , (Printed version due on 2022-08-23) Attorney General of Saskatchewan
2022-08-16 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, Letter of direction regarding Attorney General of Ontario's virtual appearance
2022-08-16 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, Letter of direction regarding Attorney General of Manitoba's virtual appearance
2022-08-16 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, Correspondence, draft counsel sheet, seating chart
2022-08-16 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), Maxime Guérin and Christian Saraïlis will appear before the Court; Counsel Guérin will provide oral argument.
(amended rec'd 2022-09-15), (Printed version due on 2022-08-23)
Janick Murray-Hall
2022-08-12 Notice of appearance, (Appearing virtually):
Thomson Irvine, Q.C. (presenting oral argument); and
Noah Wernikowski
Attorney General of Saskatchewan
2022-08-10 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), (Included in the notice of appearance), Request that counsel for the Attorney General of Ontario be permitted to appear virtually, (Printed version due on 2022-08-17) Attorney General of Ontario
2022-08-10 Notice of appearance, Both Mr. Cunningham and Mr. Toban will be present in person at the hearing. Mr. Cunningham will present oral arguments.

Canadian Cancer Society
2022-08-10 Notice of appearance, Adam Goldenberg and Holly Kallmeyer, and Simon Bouthillier will appear at the hearing. Adam Goldenberg will present oral argument. Cannabis Council of Canada and Quebec Cannabis Industry Association
2022-08-10 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), Counsel for Ontario will appear virtually, and oral argument will be presented by Hera
Evans., (Printed version due on 2022-08-17)
Attorney General of Ontario
2022-08-10 Notice of appearance, Kathryn Hart and Deborah Carlson will appear before the Court. Kathryn Hart will present oral argument.
Attorney General of Manitoba
2022-08-05 Order by, Reg, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:

Pursuant to Rule 6(1) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada:

Any attorney general intervening in this appeal under Rule 33(4) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada shall serve and file their factum and book of authorities, if any, on or before August 22, 2022.

Judgment accordingly
2022-08-04 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), David Kamal and Nathaniel Gartke will appear before the Court. David Kamal will present oral argument., (Printed version due on 2022-08-11) Attorney General of Alberta
2022-08-04 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), Olga Redko and Ryan Dalziel, Q.C. will appear before the Court. Olga Redko will present oral argument., (Printed version due on 2022-08-11) Canadian Association for Progress in Justice
2022-08-04 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), Ren Bucholz and Annamaria Enenajor will appear before the Court. Ren Bucholz will present oral argument.
, (Printed version due on 2022-08-11)
Cannabis Amnesty
2022-08-03 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), Request that counsel for the Attorney General of Manitoba be permitted to appear virtually, (Printed version due on 2022-08-10) Attorney General of Manitoba
2022-07-26 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), Jonathan Penner and Robert Dannay will be appearing before the Court. Jonathan Penner will present oral argument.

require: amended notice of appearance indicating which counsel is presenting oral argument (rec'd 2022-07-29), (Printed version due on 2022-08-03)
Attorney General of British Columbia
2022-07-25 Respondent's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-07-29, (Printed version filed on 2022-07-25) Attorney General of Quebec
2022-07-25 Respondent's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-07-29, (Printed version filed on 2022-07-25) Attorney General of Quebec
2022-07-25 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), Me Patricia Blair and Me Frédéric Perrault will appear before the Court. Me Blair will present oral arguments. , (Printed version due on 2022-08-02) Attorney General of Quebec
2022-07-21 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, all parties, signed by Registrar, Re: directives for appeal hearings
2022-07-18 Order on motion for leave to intervene, by KARAKATSANIS J.
2022-07-18 Decision on the motion for leave to intervene, Ka, UPON APPLICATIONS by Canadian Association for Progress in Justice; Canadian Cancer Society; Jesse Lavoie; Cannabis Amnesty; and Cannabis Council of Canada and Quebec Cannabis Industry Association (jointly) for leave to intervene in the above appeal;

AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:

The motion for leave to intervene by Jesse Lavoie is dismissed.

The motions for leave to intervene by Canadian Association for Progress in Justice, Canadian Cancer Society, Cannabis Amnesty, and Cannabis Council of Canada and Quebec Cannabis Industry Association (jointly) are granted, and the said four (4) interveners or groups of interveners shall each be entitled to serve and file a factum not to exceed ten (10) pages in length and book of authorities, if any, on or before August 22, 2022.

The said four (4) interveners or groups of interveners are each granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding five (5) minutes at the hearing of the appeal.

The said interveners or groups of 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 or groups of interveners shall pay to the appellant and the respondent any additional disbursements resulting from their interventions.

AND IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED THAT:

The Attorney General of Ontario, the Attorney General of Manitoba, the Attorney General of British Columbia, the Attorney General of Saskatchewan and the Attorney General of Alberta are each granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding ten (10) minutes at the hearing of the appeal.

Granted
2022-07-18 Submission of motion for leave to intervene, Ka
2022-07-14 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Email advising us that the appellant does not oppose the motions for leave to intervene., Completed on: 2022-07-18, (Printed version due on 2022-07-21) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-07-08 Notice of change of counsel, (Letter Form), David Kamal and Nate Gartke will be handling Alberta’s intervention., (Printed version due on 2022-07-15) Attorney General of Alberta
2022-07-08 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2022-07-11, (Printed version due on 2022-07-15) Attorney General of Quebec
2022-06-29 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), (Printed version filed on 2022-07-04) Cannabis Council of Canada and Quebec Cannabis Industry Association
2022-06-29 Notice of name, (Letter Form), (Printed version filed on 2022-07-04) Cannabis Council of Canada and Quebec Cannabis Industry Association
2022-06-29 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Missing: Filing Fee, Incomplete, (Printed version filed on 2022-07-04) Cannabis Council of Canada and Quebec Cannabis Industry Association
2022-06-29 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), (Printed version due on 2022-07-07) Cannabis Amnesty
2022-06-29 Notice of name, (Letter Form), (Printed version due on 2022-07-07) Cannabis Amnesty
2022-06-29 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Missing: Filling Fee, Incomplete, (Printed version filed on 2022-06-30) Cannabis Amnesty
2022-06-29 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Missing: Filing Fee, Incomplete, (Printed version filed on 2022-06-30) Jesse Lavoie
2022-06-29 Notice of name, (Letter Form), (Printed version filed on 2022-07-05) Canadian Cancer Society
2022-06-29 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Missing: Filing fee (rec' 07/04/22), Completed on: 2022-07-06, (Printed version filed on 2022-07-05) Canadian Cancer Society
2022-06-28 Notice of name, (Letter Form), (Printed version filed on 2022-06-30) Canadian Association for Progress in Justice
2022-06-28 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Missing: Filing Fee (rec' 07/04/22), Completed on: 2022-06-29, (Printed version filed on 2022-06-30) Canadian Association for Progress in Justice
2022-06-01 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record), (Letter Form), 24A, (Printed version filed on 2022-06-01) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-06-01 Appellant's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-06-15, (Printed version filed on 2022-06-01) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-06-01 Appellant's record, (Book Form), (18 volumes), Completed on: 2022-06-15, (Printed version filed on 2022-06-01) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-06-01 Appellant's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-06-15, (Printed version filed on 2022-06-01) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-05-17 Notice of hearing sent to parties, (sent by email)
2022-05-17 Appeal hearing scheduled, 2022-09-15
Judgment reserved
2022-05-13 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, Completed on: 2022-05-16 Attorney General of Manitoba
2022-05-13 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, Completed on: 2022-05-16 Attorney General of Alberta
2022-05-13 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, Completed on: 2022-05-16 Attorney General of Saskatchewan
2022-05-12 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, Completed on: 2022-05-13 Attorney General of British Columbia
2022-05-05 Order on motion to extend time, by Chantal Carbonneau
2022-05-05 Decision on motion to extend time, Reg, UPON APPLICATION by the appellant for an order extending the time to serve and file his notice of constitutional question;

AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:

The motion is granted.

The time to serve and file the notice of constitutional question is extended to May 3, 2022.

Granted
2022-05-05 Submission of motion to extend time, Reg
2022-05-03 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2022-05-04, (Printed version due on 2022-05-10) Attorney General of Ontario
2022-05-03 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, Letters of direction relating to upcoming hearing
2022-05-03 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), RE: Motion for Extension of Time (Notice of Constitutional Question), (Printed version filed on 2022-05-12) Attorney General of Quebec
2022-04-19 Motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Motion to extend time to serve and file a Notice of Constitutional Question
Missing: Filing Fee (rec' 05/06/22), Completed on: 2022-05-11, (Printed version filed on 2022-04-29)
Janick Murray-Hall
2022-04-13 Notice of constitutional question(s), (Letter Form), Missing: Motion for an Extension of Time (rec' 04/19/22), Completed on: 2022-04-29, (Printed version filed on 2022-04-29) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-04-06 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23A, (Printed version due on 2022-04-13) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-04-06 Notice of appeal, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2022-04-29, (Printed version filed on 2022-04-08) Janick Murray-Hall
2022-03-10 Copy of formal judgment sent to Registrar of the Court of Appeal and all parties
2022-03-10 Judgment on leave sent to the parties
2022-03-10 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), Number 200-09-010109-194, 2021 QCCA 1325, dated September 2, 2021, is granted with costs in the cause.
Granted, with costs in the cause
2022-02-07 All materials on application for leave submitted to the Judges, for consideration by the Court
2022-01-20 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23A, (Printed version filed on 2022-01-21) Attorney General of Quebec
2022-01-20 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), Completed on: 2022-02-04, (Printed version filed on 2022-01-21) Attorney General of Quebec
2021-12-10 Letter acknowledging receipt of an incomplete application for leave to appeal, FILE OPENED 2021-12-10
2021-12-09 Certificate (on limitations to public access), Amended 23A rec'd on 13-12-2021 and proof of service rec'd on 14-12-1021.
23A
Janick Murray-Hall
2021-10-28 Application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), Signed CA and Trial Judgments rec'd on 2021-12-09
Amended 23A rec'd on 13-12-2021 along with proof of service
, Completed on: 2021-12-14, (Electronic version filed on 2021-11-15)
Janick Murray-Hall