Toronto Star. Retrieved 11 October Justices of the Supreme Court of Canada are appointed by the Governor General-in-Councila process whereby the governor generalthe viceregal representative of the Queen of Canadamakes appointments based on the advice of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada.
Northwest Territories Nunavut Yukon. Malcolm Rowe  Newfoundland and Labrador. Inthe bench reached its current composition of nine justices. Education Healthcare Crime Values. Retrieved 18 November From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Lyons John R. Current Canadian Federal Judges. Unlike the provincial superior courts, which exercise inherent or general jurisdictionthe jurisdiction of federal courts and provincially appointed provincial courts are limited by statute.
Laurent Centre Sparks Street Mall. At sittings of the Court, the justices usually appear in black silk robes but they wear their ceremonial robes of bright scarlet trimmed with Canadian white mink in court on special occasions and in the Senate at the opening of each new session of Parliament.
Retrieved 26 February Namespaces Article Talk. Motions for leave to appeal to the Court are generally heard by a panel of three judges of the Court and a simple majority is determinative.