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on November 27, 2014 in World News

Harper names new Supreme Court justice

Harper names new Supreme Court justice An experienced Quebec trial lawyer has been appointed to fill a vacancy on the bench of the Supreme Court of Canada. Suzanne Cote, who has been a member of the Quebec bar since 1981, is the first woman from private practice to be directly appointed to the Supreme Court. She is head of the Montreal litigation group at law firm Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP. “With her wealth of legal knowledge and decades of experience, Ms. Cote will be a tremendous benefit to this important Canadian institution,” Prime Minister Stephen Harper said in a… View Article

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