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    Thursday, December 5th, 2019
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    Hamilton Convention Centre
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    Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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Recently Published Decisions

Hamilton Decisions August & September 2019


Civil

Estate of Marcotte v. Bobar, 2019 ONSC 4830

Justice A.J. Goodman

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

costs — amount — motion — partial indemnity basis — proceeding


Fernandez v. Damji
, 2019 ONSC 4638

Justice L. Sheard

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

statute-barred — enforce payment — application — distribution — limitation period


Alsaid-Ahmad v. Jibrini
, 2019 ONSC 4633

Justice L. Sheard

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

risk — children — motions — divorce — access

Atkinson v. Niagara Regional Police Service, 2019 ONSC 4589

Justice L. Sheard

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

arrest — evidence — causing a disturbance — uniformed — cop


Davidson v. Hoskin, 2019 ONSC 5176

Justice James R.H. Turnbull

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

costs — hour — hours — full indemnity — partial indemnity basis

 
Unoh v. Agboola, 2019 ONSC 3957

Justice James R.H. Turnbull

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

offer to settle — costs — behaviour — access — time

 

Criminal

R. v. Stanley Obiora, 2019 ONSC 4719

Justice H. S. Arrell

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

evidence — independent witnesses — second prong of the test — analyzed — credibility


R. v. Adam Alishaw
, 2019 ONSC 3875

Justice H. S. Arrell

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

killing — morally wrong — father — mental disorder — voices

 
R. v. Anthony McPherson, 2019 ONSC 5049

Justice H. S. Arrell

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

first-degree murder — parole ineligibility — screening — jury — faint hope


R. v. S.S.
, 2019 ONSC 4650

Justice A.J. Goodman

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

discreditable conduct — similar act evidence — jury — reasonable doubt — acquittal


R. v. Jarvis
, 2019 ONSC 4938

Justice A.J. Goodman

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

voyeurism — offender — conditional sentence — probation — students

 
R. v. Scholz, 2019 ONSC 5490

Justice A.J. Goodman

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

offender — fraud — conditional sentence — tax — income

 

Family

MacEachern v. Bell, 2019 ONSC 4720

Justice Deborah L. Chappel

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

child support — retroactive — income — payor — post-secondary studies


CCAS v. M.R. and B.W.
, 2019 ONSC 4679

Justice A. Pazaratz

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

lawyer — client — solicitor-removal motion — solicitor-client relationship — removal motion


Hatem v. Ramadan
, 2019 ONSC 5194

Justice A. Pazaratz

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

children — custody — motion — set aside — materials


Radoja v. Radoja
, 2019 ONSC 5349

Justice A. Pazaratz

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

adjournment — sittings — peremptory — medical — net proceeds


Ferrier v. Ferrier
, 2019 ONSC 5351

Justice A. Pazaratz

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

school — contempt — sports program — affidavit — request


Radoja v. Radoja
, 2019 ONSC 5349

Justice A. Pazaratz

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

adjournment — sittings — peremptory — medical — net proceeds