Starting tomorrow, the Supreme Court of Canada will publish Cases in Brief on the Court website, and on its Facebook and Twitter accounts. These are short, plain-language summaries of Supreme Court decisions.
The first such Case in Brief will be made available tomorrow at noon in the case of Carson v. The Queen.
In a statement released today to Court staff, Chief Justice Richard Wagner writes:
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“We’re doing this because we want to be more transparent and accessible to Canadians—but we’re also doing it because we must. The reality is that there are fewer journalists covering the Court than