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www.canlii.org/en/nl/nlsctd/doc/2012/2012canlii61265/2012can...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Trial Division). Nalcor Energy (“Nalcor”) applied for the continuation of an interim injunction that had been made against members of the NunatuKavut Community Council who were protes ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nl/nlsctd/doc/2012/2012canlii73234/2012can...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Trial Division). After securing an interim injunction against members of the NunatuKavut Community Council who were protesting the development of a hydroelectricity project at Muskrat ...

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www.gov.pe.ca/law/statutes/pdf/n-02.pdf

The province currently has 119 sites designated as protected areas under this Act. The object of the Act is to provide legal protection to ecologically significant sites including sand dunes, marshes, rivers, ponds, bogs, forests, offshore islands, cliffs ...

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This document is a brochure that explains the options a private landowner in Nova Scotia has and how they can protect the natural areas of the province. Over 70 percent of the province is privately owned, but less than 0.1 percent of the private lands are ...

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laws.justice.gc.ca/en/N-22/

The Navigable Waters Protection Act deals with works that may interfere with navigation. For example, under section 4(3) of the Act, the Minister may order an owner to alter or remove a work or comply with terms and conditions given if the work is a dange ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbqb/doc/1993/1993canlii6910/1993canlii...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Queen's Bench (Trial Division). New Brunswick’s Minister of the Environment applied for a determination of the rights of Canadian Pacific Limited (“CPL”) under the Clean Environment Act. CPI wished to aba ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ca/scc/doc/2012/2012scc67/2012scc67.html

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Canada. After a period of industrial operations, AbitibiBowater Inc. ("Abitibi") filed for insolvency protection and also secured a stay of proceedings under the federal Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act. Th ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ca/fct/doc/1996/1996canlii11872/1996canlii...

This case was heard in the Federal Court of Canada. An oil spill occurred at an oil refinery owned by Newfoundland Processing Limited (“NPL”) while a ship, the South Angela, was discharging its cargo of oil. After the spill had been cleaned up, NPL sued ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nl/nlca/doc/2009/2009nlca28/2009nlca28.htm...

This application for leave to appeal was considered by the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Court of Appeal). In 2004, Newfoundland Recycling Limited was convicted in Provincial Court under s. 36(3) of the federal Fisheries Act for having poll ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nl/nlsctd/doc/2008/2008nltd38/2008nltd38.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Trial Division). In 2004, Newfoundland Recycling Limited was convicted in Provincial Court under s. 36(3) of the federal Fisheries Act for having polluted a fish habitat with oil ...

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www.canlii.org/en/nb/nbca/doc/1998/1998canlii12249/1998canli...

This case was heard in the New Brunswick Court of Appeal. Roughly four years after the Norrises purchased a home, they discovered hydrocarbon contamination that had been caused by an underground oil storage tank. They paid for the removal of the tank, al ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nsca/doc/2014/2014nsca88/2014nsca88.htm...

This case was heard in the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal. Northern Construction Enterprises Inc. (“Northern”) applied for a permit to develop an aggregate quarry in the Halifax Regional Municipality (“HRM”). When the HRM chose not to award the permit, Nort ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2014/2014nssc166/2014nssc166.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. Northern Construction Enterprises Inc. (“Northern”) applied for a permit to develop an aggregate quarry in the Halifax Regional Municipality (“HRM”). When the HRM chose not to award the permit, Nor ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nsca/doc/2015/2015nsca43/2015nsca43.htm...

This case was heard in the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal. Northern Construction Enterprises Inc. (“Northern”) applied for a permit to develop an aggregate quarry in the Halifax Regional Municipality (“HRM”). When the HRM chose not to award the permit, Nort ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nsca/doc/2015/2015nsca44/2015nsca44.htm...

This case was heard in the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal. Northern Construction Enterprises Inc. (“Northern”) applied for a permit to develop an aggregate quarry in the Halifax Regional Municipality (“HRM”). When the HRM chose not to award the permit, Nort ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/1996/1996canlii5341/1996canlii...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. The Attorney General of Nova Scotia, acting on behalf of the provincial Minister of the Environment, sought a permanent injunction to restrain the Municipality of Annapolis County from continuing t ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nsca/doc/1996/1996canlii5225/1996canlii...

This case was heard in the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal. The Attorney General of Nova Scotia, acting on behalf of the provincial Minister of the Environment, sought a permanent injunction to restrain the Municipality of Annapolis County from continuing to ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nsca/doc/2007/2007nsca33/2007nsca33.htm...

This case was heard in the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal. A group of plaintiffs from Sydney, Nova Scotia initiated legal proceedings against Ispat Sidbec Inc. ("Ispat"), Hawker Siddeley Canada Inc. ("Hawker"), Domtar Inc. ("Domtar"), the Province of Nova S ...

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www.canlii.org/en/ns/nssc/doc/2008/2008nssc160/2008nssc160.h...

This case was heard in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia. While clearing trees on his property, Mr. Marriott and a friend discovered a number of metal canisters that contained pesticide pellets. When the friend asked if he could take the canisters to recy ...

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