R. v. A., (1979) 3 Sask.R. 271 (CA)

JudgeCulliton, C.J.S., Woods and Hall, JJ.A.
CourtCourt of Appeal (Saskatchewan)
Case DateJune 22, 1979
JurisdictionSaskatchewan
Citations(1979), 3 Sask.R. 271 (CA)

R. v. A. (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271 (CA)

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R. v. A.

(No. 7011)

Indexed As: R. v. A.

Saskatchewan Court of Appeal

Culliton, C.J.S., Woods and Hall, JJ.A.

June 22, 1979.

Summary:

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Family Law - Topic 1569

Adoption - Consent of parents, dispensing with consent, grounds - The Saskatchewan Court of Appeal stated that after the enactment of s. 53 of the Family Services Act the sole ground for dispensing with the consent of a parent to the adoption of a child is the best interest of the child - See paragraph 9.

Statutes Noticed:

Family Services Act, R.S.S. 1978, c. F-7, sect. 52(1)(a), sect. 53 [paras. 7, 8].

Counsel:

J.R. Beckman, for the appellant;

D.H. Wright, Q.C. and G.M.S. Chad, for the respondent.

This appeal was heard by CULLITON, C.J.S., WOODS and HALL, JJ.A., of the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal, on February 13, 1979.

The judgment of the Court of Appeal was delivered by CULLITON, C.J.S., at Regina, Saskatchewan, on June 22, 1979.

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  • G. v. G., (1983) 25 Sask.R. 158 (QB)
    • Canada
    • Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench of Saskatchewan (Canada)
    • May 16, 1983
    ...would not be in the best interest of the child - The father and child had a very good relationship. Cases Noticed: Anderson v. Ross (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271; 10 R.F.L.(2d) 286, refd to. [para. Statutes Noticed: Family Services Act, R.S.S. 1978, c. F-7, sect. 52(1)(a) [para. 3]. Counsel: D.J. O......
  • Nunweiler v. Macdonald, (1983) 26 Sask.R. 89 (QB)
    • Canada
    • Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench of Saskatchewan (Canada)
    • June 28, 1983
    ...R.F.L. 392, consd. [para. 4]. Carriere v. Brown (1978), 30 R.F.L. 25, consd. [para. 4]. Anderson, Re (1979), 6 R.F.L.(2d) 169, affd. (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271; 10 R.F.L. (2d) 286, appld. [para. Goldstein v. Brownstone (1971), 3 R.F.L. 4, appld. [para. 4]. Sobering v. Sergeant (1972), 6 R.F.L. 5......
  • B.C. v. E.T., (1995) 135 Sask.R. 278 (FD)
    • Canada
    • Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench of Saskatchewan (Canada)
    • October 16, 1995
    ...with both natural parents. Cases Noticed: Nunweiler v. MacDonald (1983), 26 Sask.R. 89 (Q.B.), refd to. [para. 7]. Ross v. Anderson (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271 (C.A.), refd to. [para. MacGyver v. Richards (1995), 84 O.A.C. 349; 22 O.R.(3d) 481 (C.A.), consd. [para. 8]. Young v. Young et al., [199......
  • W.R.L. and C.A.L. v. C.D.G., (1994) 91 Man.R.(2d) 207 (QBFD)
    • Canada
    • Manitoba Court of Queen's Bench of Manitoba (Canada)
    • March 16, 1994
    ...Dist. Ct.), refd to. [Schedule]. Anderson, Re (1978), 6 R.F.L.(2d) 169 (Sask. Dist. Ct.), refd to. [Schedule]. Ross v. Anderson (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271; 10 R.F.L.(2d) 286 (C.A.), refd to. Erhart v. Bowers (1979), 13 R.F.L.(2d) 209 (B.C.S.C.), refd to. [Schedule]. McKeever v. Children's Aid So......
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  • Nunweiler v. Macdonald, (1983) 26 Sask.R. 89 (QB)
    • Canada
    • Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench of Saskatchewan (Canada)
    • June 28, 1983
    ...R.F.L. 392, consd. [para. 4]. Carriere v. Brown (1978), 30 R.F.L. 25, consd. [para. 4]. Anderson, Re (1979), 6 R.F.L.(2d) 169, affd. (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271; 10 R.F.L. (2d) 286, appld. [para. Goldstein v. Brownstone (1971), 3 R.F.L. 4, appld. [para. 4]. Sobering v. Sergeant (1972), 6 R.F.L. 5......
  • G. v. G., (1983) 25 Sask.R. 158 (QB)
    • Canada
    • Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench of Saskatchewan (Canada)
    • May 16, 1983
    ...would not be in the best interest of the child - The father and child had a very good relationship. Cases Noticed: Anderson v. Ross (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271; 10 R.F.L.(2d) 286, refd to. [para. Statutes Noticed: Family Services Act, R.S.S. 1978, c. F-7, sect. 52(1)(a) [para. 3]. Counsel: D.J. O......
  • B.C. v. E.T., (1995) 135 Sask.R. 278 (FD)
    • Canada
    • Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench of Saskatchewan (Canada)
    • October 16, 1995
    ...with both natural parents. Cases Noticed: Nunweiler v. MacDonald (1983), 26 Sask.R. 89 (Q.B.), refd to. [para. 7]. Ross v. Anderson (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271 (C.A.), refd to. [para. MacGyver v. Richards (1995), 84 O.A.C. 349; 22 O.R.(3d) 481 (C.A.), consd. [para. 8]. Young v. Young et al., [199......
  • W.R.L. and C.A.L. v. C.D.G., (1994) 91 Man.R.(2d) 207 (QBFD)
    • Canada
    • Manitoba Court of Queen's Bench of Manitoba (Canada)
    • March 16, 1994
    ...Dist. Ct.), refd to. [Schedule]. Anderson, Re (1978), 6 R.F.L.(2d) 169 (Sask. Dist. Ct.), refd to. [Schedule]. Ross v. Anderson (1979), 3 Sask.R. 271; 10 R.F.L.(2d) 286 (C.A.), refd to. Erhart v. Bowers (1979), 13 R.F.L.(2d) 209 (B.C.S.C.), refd to. [Schedule]. McKeever v. Children's Aid So......

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