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Judges and Justices of the Peace

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Judges of the Court deal with a wide range of family law cases (including child protection, custody, access, support and adoption) as well as approximately 95% of the criminal charges laid within the province.

Justices of the peace of the Court have jurisdiction with respect to provincial offences, bail hearings and search warrants. Their responsibilities also include, but are not limited to, presiding in criminal set-date court and hearing s. 810 Criminal Code applications.