Litigation

Independence of judicial appointment process is 'under attack,' says Criminal Lawyers' Association

Independence of judicial appointment process is 'under attack,' says Criminal Lawyers' Association

Changes will allow for faster filling of judicial vacancies, says Ministry of the Attorney General

Ontario Government's justice reform legislation aimed at modernization

Ontario Government's justice reform legislation aimed at modernization

Bill includes consolidation of tribunals and access to French

Ontario Review Board cannot rely on hospital COVID restrictions to keep accused detained: Court

Ontario Review Board cannot rely on hospital COVID restrictions to keep accused detained: Court

Decision will affect hundreds of not-criminally-responsible accused stuck in hospital, says lawyer

Justice Mark Edwards appointed regional senior judge of Superior Court for Central East Region

Justice Mark Edwards appointed regional senior judge of Superior Court for Central East Region

Judge has served in Ontario Superior Court of Justice for a decade

Linda Rothstein wins The Advocates' Society Medal for 2021

Linda Rothstein wins The Advocates' Society Medal for 2021

Medal honours dedicated, active members who are pre-eminent counsel, acknowledged leaders

Ontario investing more than $6 million to boost access to mental health services in justice system

Ontario investing more than $6 million to boost access to mental health services in justice system

Funding will lead to staff hires, improved offering of safe housing, COVID-19 emergency services