Pub Bans and Sealing Orders

Pub Bans and Sealing Orders


DENT-X CANADA CV-20-00645831-0000
CBC brought an application to lift a sealing order that had been ordered over ten separate civil cases. The sealing order was expansive – covering all the pleadings in the ten proceedings and even included ...

Privacy


Ahmad v. Peel Regional Police Services Board, 2024 ONSC 2474
The CBC (represented by Iain MacKinnon) and CCLA (represented by Iris Fischer and Laura Dougan) intervened in this case where five police officers sought anonymization orders to conceal their identities.  The officers were the Defendants ...

Privacy


Schoenborn (Re Application), 2024 BCRB 1001
Allan Schoenborn (convicted in February 2010, of killing his three children and found NCRMD) applied to the BC Review Board  to obtain a publication ban over his “new name” in any future proceedings before the ...

Pub Bans and Sealing Orders


S.E.C. v M.P. 2023 ONCA 821
These appeals concern the scope and limits of the open court principle in the context of the court approval of settlements involving minor parties or parties under disability as required by r. 7.08 of the ...

Other Cases


R. v. Riley, 2023 NSSC 377
The NSSC denied a request from the Federal Crown for a retroactive publication ban. Randy Riley was acquitted by a jury of second-degree murder and unlawful possession of a firearm on October 5, 2023. Kaitlin ...