Supreme Court of Canada

On balance, Crowns expert’s evidence raised question of defence expert's competence and reliability

Evidence – Opinion - Experts

Both levels of government have jurisdiction over aspects of environment

Environmental Law – Constitutional issues – Jurisdiction to enact environmental legislation

Final order was issued on basis of incorrect interpretation of scope of authority conferred on CRTC

Administrative Law – Standard of Review - Correctness

Rule of law requires correctness standard for constitutional questions

Administrative Law – Standard of Review - Reasonableness

Deceased’s right to share of family patrimony could not be denied by use of trust

Division of Property – Matrimonial home

ITO established grounds that search of accused’s car would reveal evidence of drugs

Criminal Law - Charter of Rights and Freedoms - Unreasonable search and seizure [s. 8]