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SCC’s ‘barnburner’ fall session features TWU, Groia, Comeau and other hot cases

SCC’s ‘barnburner’ fall session features TWU, Groia, Comeau and other hot cases

Two cases that have galvanized the legal profession — TWU and Groia — are among the 28 appeals the Supreme Court of Canada is hearing during a busy fall session that marks the swansong of the court’s longest serving chief justice.

……….. a far-reaching test case by a Jehovah’s Witness member expelled by his congregation’s elders that asks the judges to decide whether courts can override membership decisions made by voluntary associations, such as religious communities (Judicial Committee of the Highwood Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses v. Wall, Nov. 2).

https://www.thelawyersdaily.ca/articles/4799/scc-s-barnburner-fall-session-features-twu-groia-comeau-and-other-hot-cases