Inquiries And Investigations

All complaints are reviewed in accordance with Council's Review Procedures. When an Inquiry Committee is constituted, however, the process is governed by the Inquiries and Investigations By-laws.

Handbook Of Practice And Procedure of CJC Inquiry Committees

Inquiries

Girouard (ongoing)Proceedings and reports regarding Mr Justice Michel Girouard of the Superior Court of Quebec.

Newbould (June 2017)Proceedings and reports regarding Justice Frank J. C. Newbould of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

Camp (March 2017)Proceedings and reports regarding Mr Justice Robin Camp of the Federal Court.

Girouard (April 2016)Proceedings and reports regarding Mr Justice Michel Girouard of the Superior Court of Quebec.

Déziel (December 2015)Proceedings and reports regarding Mr Justice Michel Déziel of the Superior Court of Quebec.

Douglas (May 2015)Proceedings and reports regarding Associate Chief Justice Lori Douglas of the Court of Queen's Bench of Manitoba.

Cosgrove (March 2009)Proceedings and reports regarding Mr Justice Paul Cosgrove of the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario.

Matlow (December 2008)Proceedings and reports regarding Mr Justice Theodore Matlow of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

Flynn (March 2003) – [PDF] Inquiry Committee’s report to the Minister of Justice regarding Mr Justice Bernard Flynn of the Superior Court of Quebec.

Boilard (December 2003) – [PDF] Inquiry Committee’s report to the Minister of Justice regarding Mr Justice Jean-Guy Boilard of the Superior Court of Quebec.

Flahiff (April 1999) – [PDF] Inquiry Committee’s decision on preliminary issues in the case of Mr Justice Robert Flahiff of the Superior Court of Quebec.

Bienvenue (June 1996) – [PDF] Inquiry Committees’ report to the Minister of Justice regarding Mr Justice Jean Bienvenue of the Superior Court of Quebec.

Gratton (February 1994) – [PDF] Inquiry Committee’s decision regarding its jurisdiction to conduct an inquiry about Mr Justice Gratton of the Ontario Court of Justice.

Hart, Jones and Macdonald (August 1990) (the "Marshall" case) – [PDF] Inquiry Committee’s report at the Attorney General of Nova Scotia’s request regarding the removal from office of three judges: Mr Justice Gordon Hart, Mr Justice Malachi Jones, and Mr Justice Angus Macdonald.