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Supreme Court majority rules against federal impact assessment law

Supreme Court majority rules against federal impact assessment law

Oct 13, 2023 | 9:36am
The Supreme Court of Canada ruled against the federal government’s impact assessment law on Friday, with five out of seven judges finding most of it to be unconstitutional because it ultimately seeks to regulate activities within provincial jurisdiction. Chief Justice Richard Wagner, writing for the majority, said the law as written is aimed at regulating […]