Remarks of Associate Chief Justice Frank Marrocco
Superior Court of Justice
Opening of the Courts
Toronto, September 10, 2019
Annual Opening the Court Speech 2019
Provincial Practice Advisory – 90 day Detention Reviews s. 525 Criminal Code
Effective: June 3, 2019
Purpose: To notify Crown counsel, members of the criminal bar, court staff, trial coordinators and corrections of their obligations to the Court pursuant to s. 525 of the Criminal Code and R. v. Myers, 2019 SCC 18.
Effective May 17, 2019, the following practice directions are amended:
The Superior Court of Justice’s 2017-2018 annual report is now available at http://www.ontariocourts.ca/scj/news/annual-reports/ .
Effective May 21, 2019, Part VIII (Media Notification After Jury Sequestered) is added to the Provincial Practice Direction Regarding Criminal Proceedings.