Friendship Centre v. Bergeron, 2003 NWTSC 44

JudgeVertes, J.
CourtSupreme Court of Northwest Territories (Canada)
Case DateJuly 30, 2003
JurisdictionNorthwest Territories
Citations2003 NWTSC 44;[2003] Northwest Terr. Cases 44 (SC)

Friendship Centre v. Bergeron, [2003] Northwest Terr. Cases 44 (SC)

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Temp. Cite: [2003] Northwest Terr. Cases TBEd. AU.012

In The Matter Of the Fair Practices Act, R.S.N.W.T. 1988, c. F-2, as amended;

And In The Matter Of a complaint filed with the Fair Practices Officer by Bette-Lou Bergeron against Ingamo Hall Friendship Centre dated 18 April 2001;

Ingamo Hall Friendship Centre (appellant) v. Bette-Lou Bergeron (respondent)

(S-001-CV 2002 000183; 2003 NWTSC 44)

Indexed As: Ingamo Hall Friendship Centre v. Bergeron

Northwest Territories Supreme Court

Vertes, J.

July 30, 2003.

Summary:

This headnote contains no summary.

Civil Rights - Topic 989.1

Discrimination - Employment - On basis of nationality, race or ethnic origin - See paragraphs 29 to 41.

Civil Rights - Topic 7117

Federal, provincial or territorial legislation - Practice - Appeals - See paragraphs 14 to 28.

Cases Noticed:

Simonson v. Hodgson (1975), 63 D.L.R.(3d) 560 (N.W.T.S.C.), refd to. [para. 2].

Keewatin Regional Health Board v. Peterkin, [1997] N.W.T.R. 93 (S.C.), refd to. [para. 2].

Ryan v. Law Society of New Brunswick (2003), 302 N.R. 1; 257 N.B.R.(2d) 207; 674 A.P.R. 207 (S.C.C.), refd to. [para. 17].

Dr. Q., Re (2003), 302 N.R. 34; 179 B.C.A.C. 170; 295 W.A.C. 170 (S.C.C.), refd to. [para. 17].

Pushpanathan v. Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration), [1998] 1 S.C.R. 982, addendum [1998] 1 S.C.R. 1222; 226 N.R. 201; 160 D.L.R.(4th) 193, refd to. [para. 17].

Lamb v. Canadian Reserve Oil & Gas Ltd., [1977] 1 S.C.R. 517; 8 N.R. 613, refd to. [para. 20].

Parsonage v. Canadian Tire Corp. (1995), 28 C.H.R.R. D/5 (Ont. Bd. Inquiry), refd to. [para. 30].

Statutes Noticed:

Fair Practices Act, R.S.N.W.T. 1988, c. F-2, sect. 3(1) [para. 3].

Counsel:

Adrian C. Wright, for the appellant;

No one appeared for the respondent.

This appeal was heard before Vertes, J., of the Northwest Territories Supreme Court, who delivered the following judgment on July 30, 2003.

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