Ontario court to hear challenge to a prison needle ban this week

A constitutional challenge to the federal government’s refusal to provide clean needles in prisons is set to be heard by an Ontario court this

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Cameras to livestream Alberta Court of Appeal hearing on federal carbon tax

For the first time, cameras will be allowed into the Alberta Court of Appeal to livestream a hearing about the federal carbon tax. Beginning

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Alberta’s top court sets 9-year starting point sentence for ‘wholesale’ trafficking of fentanyl

A unanimous ruling from the Alberta Court of Appeal has set a new starting point of nine years for drug dealers convicted of trafficking

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Port Moody council asks mayor to step down until his court case is heard

Port Moody, B.C., city council has voted in favour of asking Mayor Rob Vagramov to take a leave of absence while his sexual assault

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Supreme Court to hear B.C. minority language rights case in Winnipeg Thursday

The Supreme Court of Canada will hear an appeal in Winnipeg Thursday morning that could affect minority-language communities across the country. The case is

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Supreme Court of Canada Chief Justice Richard Wagner arrives in Winnipeg

Global News’ Brittany Greenslade asks Supreme Court of Canada Chief Justice Richard Wagner why the court decided to come to Winnipeg for its first

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Scheer says he’d fast-track pipeline challenges straight to Supreme Court

A Conservative government would overcome legal objections to building new petroleum pipelines by fast-tracking any cases right to the Supreme Court of Canada, party

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Journalist-turned-bank robber was depressed and unemployed, lawyer tells court

The lawyer for a former journalist convicted of robbing banks has told a sentencing in Alberta that his client was suffering from a deep

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Doug Ford to make decision on carbon tax court challenge after federal election

TORONTO – Doug Ford says his government will decide after the federal election whether it will continue with its court challenge of the carbon

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Nebraska’s top court upholds approval of Keystone XL pipeline path

Nebraska’s highest court lifted one of the last major hurdles for the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday when it rejected another attempt to derail

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