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Docket for September/October 2016

NOTE: Cases will be added below as soon as they are set down for hearing.
Additional details will be added as they become available.

CASE DECISION BEING
APPEALED
DATE, TIME
AND COURTROOM
COUNSEL

CA 447911

Ward Dicks, Ben McIntyre, Dan Venette, Dave Garroick, Andy Reistetter, and Peter Beerli as Trustees for the Canadian Elevator Industry Education Program
v.
The Chief Inspector Appointed Pursuant to the Elevators and Lifts Act, SNS 2002, c.4 and the Director of Technical Safety Division, Department of Labour and Advanced Education and Randy Kelly, Nathan McMichael, Craig Longard, Corey Cole, Jonathan McGregor and James Noade

 

Panel Members:

Farrar, J.A.
Hamilton, J.A.
Bryson, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2016-01-12)

2015 NSSC 362

 

Tuesday
September 6, 2016

10:00 am

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Raymond F. Larkin, Q.C. for the Appellants

Alison W. Campbell for the Respondent Chief Inspector, the Director of Technical Safety Division and Department of Labour and Advanced Education

Nancy F. Barteaux, Q.C. for the Respondents

 

CAC 437121

Darren Martin
v.
Her Majesty the Queen

 

Panel Members:

Farrar, J.A.
Hamilton, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2015-06-15)

2015 NSSC 8

Motion for disclosure pursuant to s.683 of the Criminal Code.

 

Tuesday
September 6, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Darren Martin, Appellant in Person

Shaun O'Leary for the Respondent

 

CA 446774

Kathleen Marie Bethune
v.
Drew Cameron Gordon Bethune

 

Panel Members:

Bourgeois, J.A.
Saunders, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2015-12-14)

 

Wednesday
September 7, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Christine J. Doucet for the Appellant

William L. Ryan, Q.C. for the Respondent

 

CA 448299

Cheryl Lynn MacDonald
v.
Lawrence Bernard MacDonald

 

Panel Members:

Beveridge, J.A.
Oland, J.A.
Farrar, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2016-02-02)

2016 NSSC 10

 

Thursday
September 8, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Wayne J. MacMillan for the Appellant

Tammy C. MacKenzie for the Respondent

 

CA 450219

D.B. and C.B.
v.
A.B. and K.B. (by way of their Guardian as Litem, S.P.), Minister of Community Services, C.B. and L.B.

 

Panel Members:

MacDonald, C.J.N.S.
Hamilton, J.A.
Bryson, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Family Court

(2016-03-09)

 

Publication Ban:

s.94(1) Children and Family Services Act - Ban covers name and identity that could identify them.

 

Friday
September 9, 2016

1:00 pm

Full Day

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Eugene Y.S. Tan for the Appellants

Patricia McFadgen and Peter C. McVey, Q.C. for the Respondent

Stacey Gerrard for LIANS (Jennifer Reid and Robert Sutherland)

 

CAC 447459

Charles Bernard Wallace
v.
Her Majesty the Queen

 

Panel Members:

MacDonald, C.J.N.S.
Beveridge, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Provincial Court

(2015-12-22)

 

Monday
September 12, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Jonathan T. Hughes for the Appellant

Jill Hartlen for the Respondent

 

CA 447378

Nova Scotia (Minister of Agriculture)
v.
Nelson E. Millett, carrying on business as Rocky Top Farm

 

Panel Members:

Fichaud, J.A.
Saunders, J.A.
Bryson, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2015-12-09)

2015 NSSC 21

 

Tuesday
September 13, 2016

10:00 am

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Sean Foreman for the Appellant

John T. Shanks for the Respondent

 

CA 447379

Annette Brennan
v.
Nova Scotia (Minister of Agriculture)

 

Panel Members:

Fichaud, J.A.
Saunders, J.A.
Bryson, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2016-01-04)

2015 NSSC 361

 

Tuesday
September 13, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

David A. Grant for the Appellant

Sean Foreman for the Respondent

 

CA 445779

David J. Iannetti
v.
George Poulain

 

Panel Members:

Beveridge, J.A.
Farrar, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2015-11-17)

2015 NSSC 303

2015 NSSC 181

 

Wednesday
September 14, 2016

10:00 m
&
2:00 pm

Full Day

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Augustus M. Richardson, Q.C. for the Appellant

Janus Siebrits for the Respondent

 

CA 432219

In the Matter of Section 3 of the Constitutional Questions Act, R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 89

And in the Matter of a Reference by the Governor in Council concerning the September 24, 2012 Final Report of the Electoral Boundaries Commission and Section 1 of the House of Assembly Act, Chapter 16 of the Acts of Nova Scotia 2012, as set out in Order in Council 2014-414, dates October 1, 2014
and
The Federation Acadienne de la Nouvelle-Ecosse
(Intervenors)

 

Panel Members:

Fichaud, J.A.
Saunders, J.A.
Oland, J.A.
Bryson, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

Order in Council,
Final Report
(2014-11-01 2014-414)

 

Tuesday
September 20, 2016

10:00 am
&
2:00 pm

and

Wednesday
September 21, 2016

10:00 am
&
2:00 pm

2 Full Days

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Edward A. Gores, Q.C., for the Attorney General of Nova Scotia

Real J. Boudreau, Rejean Aucoin, Q.C. and Michael Doucet, Q.C. for the Federation Acadienne de la Nouvelle-Ecosse

 

CAC 439939

J.T.P.
v.
Her Majesty the Queen

 

Panel Members:

Bryson, J.A.
Oland, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Provincial Court

(2015-02-04)

Appellant appeals his sentence.

 

Publication Ban:

s.486.4 CC - Ban covers the names of the victims and any information that could identify them.

 

Thursday
September 22, 2016

10:00 am

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

J.T.P., Appellant in Person

James A. Gumpert, Q.C. for the Respondent

 

CAC 444859

J.D.K.
v.
Her Majesty the Queen

 

Panel Members:

Beveridge, J.A.
Hamilton, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Provincial Court

(2015-10-26)

Appeal against conviction under s.271 of the Criminal Code.

 

Publication Ban:

s.486.4 CC - Ban covers the names of the victims and any information that could identify them.

 

Thursday
September 22, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Lee Seshagiri for the Appellant

Jennifer MacLellan, Q.C. for the Respondent

 

CA 449482

Glenn Parker White
v.
Karen Nadine White

 

Panel Members:

MacDonald, C.J.N.S.
Hamilton, J.A.
Beveridge, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2016-03-08)

 

Tuesday
September 27, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Lloyd I. Berliner for the Appellant

Peggy Power for the Respondent

 

CA 446146

Kristy L. Depper, Surviving Spouse of Steven Rowe, Deceased
v.
Nova Scotia Workers' Compensation Appeals Tribunal, the Workers' Compensation Board of Nova Scotia, The Attorney General for the Province of Nova Scotia, and 3043177 Nova Scotia Limited, doing business as Frontier Technologies

 

Panel Members:

MacDonald, C.J.N.S.
Hamilton, J.A.
Farrar, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Workers' Compensation Appeals Tribunal

(2015-10-26)

WCAT
(2015-567-AD)

 

Monday
October 3, 2016

10:00 am

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Kenneth LeBlanc for the Appellant

Alexander C. W. MacIntosh for WCAT

Paula M. Arab, Q.C. for WCB

Ian C. Pickard and Leah Kutcher for 3043177 NS Limited

 

CA 447081

The Municipality of the District of Yarmouth, a Municipal Body Corporation
v.
Derek Todd Nickerson, Gwen E. Nickerson, Robert Gordon Leggett, Patricia Rosemary Leggett, Anthony Barney Bourque, Achille Fulgence LeBlanc a.k.a. Archie LeBlanc (Estate of) and A.F. LeBlanc & Son Excavation Limited, a body corporate

 

Panel Members:

Beveridge, J.A.
Farrar, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2015-12-02)

 

Monday
October 3, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Ian R. Dunbar for the Appellant

Barry J. Mason, Q.C. for the Respondent Nickersons

Rubin Dexter for the Respondent Leggetts

Anthony and Marie Bourque, Respondent in Person

 

CA 448454

Ralph Ivan Dancaster
v.
Jennifer Lynn Field

 

Panel Members:

MacDonald, C.J.N.S.
Hamilton, J.A.
Beveridge, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2016-01-27)

 

Thursday
October 6, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Ralph Ivan Doncaster, Appellant in Person

Janet M. Stevenson for the Respondent

 

CAC 454732

Jody Lynn Murphy
v,
Her Majesty the Queen

 

Panel Members:

Fichaud, J.A.
Farrar, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Provincial Court

(2016-07-21)

 

Friday
October 7, 2016

10:00 am

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Roger A. Burrill for the Appellant

Paula Taylor for the Respondent

 

CAC 447359

John Stewart Rowlings
v.
Her Majesty the Queen

 

Panel Members:

Beveridge, J.A.
Hamilton, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2015-05-10)

2015 NSSC 356

 

Tuesday
October 11, 2016

2:00 pm

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

David A. Grant for the Appellant

Kenneth W.F. Fiske, Q.C. for the Appellant

 

CA 444276

Marsh Canada Limited, a body corporate
v.
Grafton Connor Property Incorporation, a body corporate, c.o.b. Grafton-Connor Group, Beaufort Investments Incorporated, a body corporate, c.o.b. North End Beverage Room and Sean Murphy, in his Quality as Attorney In Fact in Canada for Lloyd's of London Underwriters

 

Panel Members:

Farrar, J.A.
Bourgeois, J.A.
Van den Eynden, J.A.

 

Decision Under Appeal:

Supreme Court

(2015-09-04)

 

Wednesday
October 12, 2016

10:00 am
&
2:00 pm

and

Thursday
October 13, 2016

10:00 am
&
2:00 pm

2 Full Days

 

Courtroom 502

 

 

Christopher C. Robinson, Q.C. for the Appellant

Geoffrey A. Saunders for the Grafton Connor Respondents

Michael S. Ryan, Q.C. for Sean Murphy