Supreme Court of Canada

Crown’s change of position was serious enough to justify intervention by Court

Evidence - Privilege - Statutory Privilege

Risk of conviction without jurors’ unanimous agreement on one incident did not arise

Criminal Law - Jury - Miscellaneous

Powers to prevent breach of peace through arrest are expressly provided for in Criminal Code

Criminal Law - Investigation and Arrest - Arrest

Provincial land registration regime gave Crown complete control over publishing plans of survey

Real Property - Registration of Real Property - Registration of Land

It wasn’t plain and obvious that fraudulent concealment couldn’t delay running of limitation period

Limitation period. Plaintiff applied for certification of class proceeding under Class Proceedings Act.

Transformation of civil offences into services offences consistent with right to jury

Criminal Law - Charter of Rights and Freedoms - Right to trial by jury [s. 11(f)]