R. v. Albashir, 2021 SCC 48

JurisdictionFederal Jurisdiction (Canada)
JudgeWagner, Richard; Abella, Rosalie Silberman; Moldaver, Michael J.; Karakatsanis, Andromache; Côté, Suzanne; Brown, Russell; Rowe, Malcolm; Martin, Sheilah; Kasirer, Nicholas
Neutral Citation2021 SCC 48
Citation2021 SCC 48
Date19 November 2021
CourtSupreme Court (Canada)
Docket Number39277, 39278
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6 practice notes
  • R. v. Brunelle, 2024 SCC 3
    • Canada
    • Supreme Court (Canada)
    • January 26, 2024
    ...and Immigration), [1992] 1 S.C.R. 236; Brunette v. Legault Joly Thiffault, s.e.n.c.r.l., 2018 SCC 55, [2018] 3 S.C.R. 481; R. v. Albashir, 2021 SCC 48; R. v. Ferguson, 2008 SCC 6, [2008] 1 S.C.R. 96; R. v. Edwards, [1996] 1 S.C.R. 128; R. v. Rahey, [1987] 1 S.C.R. 588; R. v. Big M Drug Mart......
  • TSILHQOT'IN NATION AND INTERJURISDICTIONAL IMMUNITY: WHEN ARE JUDICIAL DECISIONS INVOLVING INDIGENOUS CLAIMS RETROACTIVE?
    • Canada
    • University of British Columbia Law Review Vol. 56 No. 1, September 2023
    • September 1, 2023
    ...City Council, [1998] 4 All ER 513 at 535, Goff LJ; Canada (Attorney General) v Hislop, 2007 SCC 10 at para 86 [Hislop]; R v Albashir, 2021 SCC 48 at para 38 [Albashir]; John Finnis, "Judicial Law-Making and the 'Living' Instrumentalisation of the ECHR" in NW Barber, Richard Ekins & Paul......
  • Judicially Licensed Unconstitutionality.
    • Canada
    • University of British Columbia Law Review Vol. 55 No. 2, November 2022
    • November 1, 2022
    ...courts and within the right confines of the law relating to precedent" (ibid at para 54). The SCC concludes, borrowing from R v Albashir, 2021 SCC 48 [Albashir], that the strict enforcement of the principle that a law is invalid from the moment it is enacted "cannot easily be reconciled wit......
  • T.L. v. British Columbia (Attorney General),
    • Canada
    • Court of Appeal (British Columbia)
    • April 24, 2023
    ...the declaration be prospective only. [286]    As explained by Karakatsanis J., writing for the majority in R. v. Albashir, 2021 SCC 48 [Albashir], the fact that a declaration of invalidity has been suspended constitutes a legitimate exception to the general rule that declarat......
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10 cases
  • R. v. Brunelle, 2024 SCC 3
    • Canada
    • Supreme Court (Canada)
    • January 26, 2024
    ...and Immigration), [1992] 1 S.C.R. 236; Brunette v. Legault Joly Thiffault, s.e.n.c.r.l., 2018 SCC 55, [2018] 3 S.C.R. 481; R. v. Albashir, 2021 SCC 48; R. v. Ferguson, 2008 SCC 6, [2008] 1 S.C.R. 96; R. v. Edwards, [1996] 1 S.C.R. 128; R. v. Rahey, [1987] 1 S.C.R. 588; R. v. Big M Drug Mart......
  • R v Brunelle,
    • Canada
    • Supreme Court (Canada)
    • January 26, 2024
    ...and Immigration), [1992] 1 S.C.R. 236; Brunette v. Legault Joly Thiffault, s.e.n.c.r.l., 2018 SCC 55, [2018] 3 S.C.R. 481; R. v. Albashir, 2021 SCC 48; R. v. Ferguson, 2008 SCC 6, [2008] 1 S.C.R. 96; R. v. Edwards, [1996] 1 S.C.R. 128; R. v. Rahey, [1987] 1 S.C.R. 588; R. v. Big M Drug Mart......
  • T.L. v. British Columbia (Attorney General), 2023 BCCA 167
    • Canada
    • Court of Appeal (British Columbia)
    • April 24, 2023
    ...the declaration be prospective only. [286]    As explained by Karakatsanis J., writing for the majority in R. v. Albashir, 2021 SCC 48 [Albashir], the fact that a declaration of invalidity has been suspended constitutes a legitimate exception to the general rule that declarat......
  • Whaling v. Canada (His Majesty the King), 2024 FC 712
    • Canada
    • Federal Court (Canada)
    • May 9, 2024
    ...no issue that the Charter rights are personal; a claim under section 24 of the Charter, as stated by Justice Karakatsanis in R v Albashir, 2021 SCC 48 [Albashir], “is an entirely personal remedy that can only be invoked by a claimant alleging a violation of their own constitutional rights”,......
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2 books & journal articles
  • TSILHQOT'IN NATION AND INTERJURISDICTIONAL IMMUNITY: WHEN ARE JUDICIAL DECISIONS INVOLVING INDIGENOUS CLAIMS RETROACTIVE?
    • Canada
    • University of British Columbia Law Review Vol. 56 No. 1, September 2023
    • September 1, 2023
    ...City Council, [1998] 4 All ER 513 at 535, Goff LJ; Canada (Attorney General) v Hislop, 2007 SCC 10 at para 86 [Hislop]; R v Albashir, 2021 SCC 48 at para 38 [Albashir]; John Finnis, "Judicial Law-Making and the 'Living' Instrumentalisation of the ECHR" in NW Barber, Richard Ekins & Paul......
  • Judicially Licensed Unconstitutionality.
    • Canada
    • University of British Columbia Law Review Vol. 55 No. 2, November 2022
    • November 1, 2022
    ...courts and within the right confines of the law relating to precedent" (ibid at para 54). The SCC concludes, borrowing from R v Albashir, 2021 SCC 48 [Albashir], that the strict enforcement of the principle that a law is invalid from the moment it is enacted "cannot easily be reconciled wit......

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