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Definition
 
enEnglish
Supreme Court Decisions definition: Decisions made by the United States Supreme Court.
United States Supreme Court definition: The highest federal court in the United States, consisting of nine justices and having jurisdiction over all other courts in the nation. (American Heritage Dictionary, 4th ed)
ascendant definition: Ancêtre.
ascendant definition: Régnant.
ascendant definition: Dominant, suprême, supérieur, surplombant.
 
frFrench
supérieur definition: Celui, celle qui a autorité sur un autre, qui a le droit de commander à un autre.
supérieur definition: Dans les maisons religieuses,
suprême definition: S’emploie encore comme nom masculin en termes de cuisine dans la locution « suprême de volaille », poulet découpé en morceaux, revenu dans la poêle et accompagné d’un coulis.
 
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Nowhere is the humanity in law more poignant than in BC Supreme Court Justice Ian Pitfield's recent judgment in the legal case aimed at protecting North America's only supervised injection facility (SIF) as a healthcare program: PHS Community Services Society versus the Attorney General of Canada.

Dan Small

Harm Reduction Journal 5 (7), 28 Oct 2008

British Columbia , (Supreme Court of Canada; 2003) client: Attorney General of British Columbia issue: Crown liability under principles of vicarious liability or non-delegable duty of care for foster parent abuse.

Dan Small

Harm Reduction Journal 5 (7), 28 Oct 2008

Canada (Attorney General) , (British Columbia Supreme Court and Federal Court Trial Division; 1999) client: Attorney General of Canada issue: Whether an injunction should be granted to restrain the completion of an expropriation of land by the Federal government.

Dan Small

Harm Reduction Journal 5 (7), 28 Oct 2008

Canada , (British Columbia Supreme Court; 1998) client: Attorney General of Canada issue: Whether Canada has a legally enforceable obligation to conduct treaty negotiations with First Nations in good faith."[ 8 ]

Dan Small

Harm Reduction Journal 5 (7), 28 Oct 2008

Andrew (Drew) Schroeder, also partner in the firm Schroeder Speier, is a former Rhodes scholar who has been involved in many high profile cases including a breakthrough victory in the BC Supreme Court for injured workers. [ 67 , 68 ].

Dan Small

Harm Reduction Journal 5 (7), 28 Oct 2008

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Fighting addiction's death row: British Columbia Supreme Court Justice Ian Pitfield shows a measure of legal courage

Dan Small

Harm Reduction Journal , 28 Oct 2008

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Fulya Toksoy Topcu et al.

European Journal of Dentistry , 01 Jan 2009

Litigating reproductive and developmental health in the aftermath of UAW versus Johnson Controls.: ... Controls, Inc.), the Supreme Court ruled that ...

C A Clauss et al.

Environmental Health Perspectives , 01 Jul 1993

Diversification of U.S. medical schools via affirmative action implementation: ... option for the U.S. Supreme Court has recently ...

Shaheen Emmanuel Lakhan

BMC Medical Education , 17 Sep 2003

The Bhopal disaster and its aftermath: a review: ... of that country's Supreme Court and accepted ...

Edward Broughton

Environmental Health , 10 May 2005

A labor perspective on workplace reproductive hazards: past history, current concerns, and positive directions.: The Supreme Court's March 1991 ...

T Graham et al.

Environmental Health Perspectives , 01 Jul 1993

Law and regulation of benzene.: ... was decided by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1980) in light ...

I L Feitshans

Environmental Health Perspectives , 01 Jul 1989

Oliver Wendell Holmes 1: ... pinnacle of the U.S. Supreme Court, and finally into ...

Gustaf E. Lindskog

The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine , 01 Dec 1974

KSR Int’l Co. v. Teleflex, Inc. : No Obvious Changes for the Biotechnology Market: ... discusses how a recent Supreme Court decision has ...

Carl H. Hinneschiedt

The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine , 01 Dec 2007

Representation and Re-Presentation in Litigation Science: ... best known are the U.S. Supreme Court’s criteria ...

Sheila Jasanoff

Environmental Health Perspectives , 01 Jan 2008

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