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Military court ruling to remain in place pending Supreme Court hearing

Jan 14 2019 — Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada has refused to temporarily suspend a lower court's bombshell ruling in a sexual-assault case that the military justice system is unconstitutional. A five-judge panel rejected military prosecutors' request for a stay on Monday after the prosecution tangled with defence lawyers over whether discipline within the Canadian Forces would […]

Military court ruling to remain in place pending Supreme Court hearing

Jan 14 2019 — Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada has refused to temporarily suspend a lower court's bombshell ruling in a sexual-assault case that the military justice system is unconstitutional. A five-judge panel rejected military prosecutors' request for a stay on Monday after the prosecution tangled with defence lawyers over whether discipline within the Canadian Forces would […]

Military court ruling to remain in place pending Supreme Court hearing

Jan 14 2019 — Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada has refused to temporarily suspend a lower court's bombshell ruling in a sexual-assault case that the military justice system is unconstitutional. A five-judge panel rejected military prosecutors' request for a stay on Monday after the prosecution tangled with defence lawyers over whether discipline within the Canadian Forces would […]