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Canada: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court is Canada's final court of appeal, the last judicial resort for all litigants, whether individuals or governments. Its jurisdiction embraces both the civil law of the province of Quebec and the common law of the other provinces and territories. The Supreme Court hears appeals from the court of last resort, usually a provincial or territorial court of appeal or the Federal Court of Appeal. The Court hears appeals from three sources. In most cases, leave, or permission, must first be obtained from a panel of three judges of the Court. Cases for which leave to appeal is not required, primarily criminal cases and appeals from provincial references, are a second source. The third source of cases is the reference power of the federal government by which the Court is required to give an opinion on questions referred to it by the Governor in Council. Website: www.scc-csc.gc.ca/
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Ezokola v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration)

19 July 2013 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

R. v. Pham

14 March 2013 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

Németh v. Canada (Justice)

25 November 2010 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

Canada (Prime Minister) v. Khadr

29 January 2010 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

Charkaoui v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration)

26 June 2008 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

Charkaoui c. Canada (Citoyenneté et Immigration)

26 June 2008 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

Charkaoui c. Canada (Citoyenneté et Immigration)

23 February 2007 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

Charkaoui v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration)

23 February 2007 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

Mugesera v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration)

28 June 2005 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

Mugesera c. Canada (Ministre de la Citoyenneté et de l'Immigration)

28 June 2005 | Publisher: Canada: Supreme Court | Document type: Case Law

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