Docket

40602

Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse v. Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est

(Quebec) (Civil) (By Leave)

(Publication ban in case) (Publication ban on party) (Certain information not available to the public)

Judgments on applications for leave to appeal are rendered by the Court, but are not necessarily unanimous.

Proceedings
Date Proceeding Filed By
(if applicable)
2024-04-09 Transcript received, 127 Pages
2024-03-19 General proceeding, (Book Form), Case sensitivity questionnaire;, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-19) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-03-19 General proceeding, Case sensitivity questionnaire, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-19) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2024-03-19 Judgment reserved OR rendered with reasons to follow
2024-03-19 Hearing of the appeal, 2024-03-19, CJ Ka Côt Br Row Mar Kas Ja Ob Mor
2024-03-15 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B;, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-15) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-03-15 Respondent's condensed book, (Book Form), (Printed version due on 2024-03-22) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-03-14 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B;, (Printed version due on 2024-03-21) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2024-03-14 Appellant's condensed book, (Book Form), (Printed version due on 2024-03-21) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2024-03-14 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Book Form), (Printed version filed on 2024-03-14) Attorney General of Quebec
2024-03-14 Intervener's condensed book, (Book Form), (Printed version filed on 2024-03-14) Attorney General of Quebec
2024-03-06 Respondent's book of authorities, (Book Form), Authories of reply factum, Completed on: 2024-03-06, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-06) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-03-05 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Book Form), 23B;, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-12) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2024-03-05 Reply factum on appeal, (Book Form), Amended version received 2024-03-07, Completed on: 2024-03-07, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-12) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2024-03-05 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-06) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-03-05 Reply factum on appeal, (Book Form), Completed on: 2024-03-05, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-06) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-02-29 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B;, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-05) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2024-02-29 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Missing:
-Proof of service; (Rec'd 2024-03-01), Completed on: 2024-03-01, (Printed version filed on 2024-03-05)
Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2024-02-29 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Book Form), 23B;, (Printed version filed on 2024-02-29) Attorney General of Quebec
2024-02-29 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Amended version rec'd 2024-03-06, Completed on: 2024-02-29, (Printed version filed on 2024-02-29) Attorney General of Quebec
2024-02-28 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, A, B, X and BCCLA; Response to requests to appear in person.
2024-02-27 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), Missing:
-Proof of service; (Rec'd 2024-03-01), Completed on: 2024-03-18, (Printed version filed on 2024-02-28)
British Columbia Civil Liberties Association
2024-02-26 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), Charlotte Vanier Perras will be appearing in person to present arguments., (Printed version due on 2024-03-04) X
2024-02-26 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23B;, (Printed version due on 2024-03-04) British Columbia Civil Liberties Association
2024-02-20 Notice of appearance, (Book Form), Audrey Boctor, Vanessa Ntaganda, Julie Langlois and Mélanie Poulin will appear in person at the hearing. Ms. Audrey Boctor and Ms. Julie Langlois will present oral arguments. , (Printed version due on 2024-02-27) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-02-14 Notice of appearance, Catherine Gauvreau, Christine Campbell and Stéphanie Fournier will appear before the Court. Catherine Gauvreau and Christine Campbell will present oral argument.
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2024-02-13 Notice of appearance, Karine Joizil and Simon Bouthillier will appear before the Court. Karine Joizil will present oral argument. Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2024-02-13 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B A
2024-02-13 Notice of appearance, Stéphane Pouliot and Gabrielle Gallio will appear before the Court. Stéphane Pouliot will present oral argument.

2 public tickets requested

Confidential and redacted version filed
A
2024-02-13 Notice of appearance, Vincent Larochelle will appear before the Court. Vincent Larochelle will present oral argument. British Columbia Civil Liberties Association
2024-02-13 Notice of appearance, (Letter Form), (Printed version due on 2024-02-20) Attorney General of Quebec
2024-02-08 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23B X
2024-01-26 Submission of motion to extend time, Mar
2024-01-26 Decision on motion to extend time, Mar, See Decision on Motion for leave to interverne
Granted
2024-01-26 Order on motion for leave to intervene, By MARTIN J
2024-01-26 Decision on the motion for leave to intervene, Mar, UPON APPLICATIONS by the Collectif Ex-Placé DPJ; Canadian Civil Liberties Association; Attorney General of Quebec; British Columbia Civil Liberties Association and Defence for Children International—Canada, for leave to intervene in the above appeal;



AND UPON APPLICATIONS by the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association and Defence for Children International—Canada, for an order extending the time to serve and file their motion for leave to intervene;


AND HAVING REGARD TO the Notice to the Profession of November 2021 concerning interventions;

AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:

The motions for extensions of time are granted.


Leave to intervene is granted to the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, the Attorney General of Quebec and the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association. These interveners shall be entitled to each serve and file a factum not to exceed ten (10) pages in length on or before February 29, 2024, and are each granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding five (5) minutes at the hearing of the appeal.

Leave to intervene is denied to the Collectif Ex-Placé DPJ and to Defence for Children International—Canada.

The appellant and respondent are each granted permission to serve and file a single factum in reply to all interventions not to exceed five (5) pages in length on or before March 5, 2024.

The interveners or groups of interveners are not entitled to raise new issues or to adduce further evidence or otherwise to supplement the record of the parties.


Pursuant to Rule 59(1)(a) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada, the interveners or groups of interveners shall pay to the appellant and the respondent any additional disbursements resulting from their interventions.


Judgment accordingly
2024-01-19 Submission of motion for leave to intervene, Mar
2024-01-19 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-22) A
2024-01-19 Intervener's book of authorities, (Book Form), PUB BAN, CONFIDENTIAL, RESTRICTED TO PUBLIC ACCESS

Missing:

- Proof of service (Rec'd 2024-01-23), Completed on: 2024-01-19, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-22)
A
2024-01-19 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), PUB BAN, CONFIDENTIAL, RESTRICTED TO PUBLIC ACCESS
2 redacted copies filed 01/22/2024

Missing:

- Proof of service (Rec'd 2024-01-23), Completed on: 2024-01-19, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-22)
A
2024-01-18 Intervener's factum, (Book Form), PUB BAN, CONFIDENTIAL, RESTRICTED TO PUBLIC ACCESS
2 redacted copies filed 01/19/2024, Completed on: 2024-01-18, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-19)
X
2024-01-09 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record), (Letter Form), 24B, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-10) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-01-09 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-10) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-01-09 Respondent's book of authorities, (Book Form), Completed on: 2024-01-09, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-10) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-01-09 Respondent's record, (Book Form), Completed on: 2024-01-09, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-10) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-01-09 Respondent's factum, (Book Form), Completed on: 2024-01-09, (Printed version filed on 2024-01-10) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2024-01-03 Reply to the motion for leave to intervene, Completed on: 2024-01-15 Defence for Children International - Canada
2023-12-28 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Response to the motions for leave to intervene by BCCLA and DCI-Canada, (Printed version due on 2024-01-05) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-12-28 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), by BCCLA and DCI-Canada, Completed on: 2023-12-29, (Printed version due on 2024-01-05) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-12-21 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Response to the motions for leave to intervene by BCCLA and DCI-Canada, (Printed version due on 2024-01-02) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-12-21 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), by BCCL and DCI-Canada, Completed on: 2023-12-29, (Printed version due on 2024-01-02) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-12-21 Notice of name, (Letter Form), (Printed version due on 2024-01-02) Defence for Children International - Canada
2023-12-21 Motion to extend time, (Included in the motion for leave to intervene), to serve and file the motion to intervene (DCIC), Completed on: 2023-12-21 Defence for Children International - Canada
2023-12-21 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), MISSING: Filing Fee
Proof of service (rec' 12/22/23), Incomplete, (Printed version due on 2024-01-02)
Defence for Children International - Canada
2023-12-15 Notice of name, (Letter Form), Missing: Proof of Service (rec' 12/19/23), (Printed version filed on 2023-12-22) British Columbia Civil Liberties Association
2023-12-15 Motion to extend time, (Book Form), To serve and file the motion for leave to intervention.
Missing: Filing Fee
Proof of Service (rec' 12/19/23), Incomplete, (Printed version filed on 2023-12-22)
British Columbia Civil Liberties Association
2023-12-15 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Missing: Filing Fee
Proof of Service (rec' 12/19/23), Incomplete, (Printed version filed on 2023-12-22)
British Columbia Civil Liberties Association
2023-12-15 Reply to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2023-12-20, (Printed version filed on 2023-12-18) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2023-12-11 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Response to motions for leave to intervene, (Printed version filed on 2023-12-22) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-12-11 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Missing: Proof of Service (rec' 12/13/23), Completed on: 2023-12-13, (Printed version filed on 2023-12-22) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-12-11 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Response to motions for leave to intervene, (Printed version due on 2023-12-18) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-12-11 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2023-12-13, (Printed version due on 2023-12-18) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-30 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Completed on: 2023-12-04, (Printed version filed on 2023-12-04) Attorney General of Quebec
2023-11-30 Notice of name, (Letter Form), Missing: Proof of Service (rec' 12/01/23) Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2023-11-30 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Missing: Filing Fee (rec'd 2023-12-15)
Proof of Service (rec' 12/01/23), Completed on: 2023-12-15, (Printed version filed on 2023-12-06)
Canadian Civil Liberties Association
2023-11-30 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Response to the motion for leave to intervene filed by Collectif Ex-Placé DPJ., (Printed version due on 2023-12-07) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-30 Response to the motion for leave to intervene, (Letter Form), by Collectif Ex-Placé DPJ, Completed on: 2023-11-30, (Printed version due on 2023-12-07) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-27 Notice of name, (Letter Form), (Printed version due on 2023-12-04) Collectif Ex-Placé DPJ
2023-11-27 Motion for leave to intervene, (Book Form), Completed on: 2023-11-30, (Printed version filed on 2023-11-28) Collectif Ex-Placé DPJ
2023-11-27 Order on motion to extend time, by MARTIN J.
2023-11-27 Order on motion to directions, by MARTIN J.
2023-11-27 Decision on motion to extend time, Mar, See decision on the motion for direction.
Granted
2023-11-27 Decision on motion for directions, Mar, UPON APPLICATION by the appellant, the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse, for an order:

(1) allowing the publication of the factums, responses and replies of the appellant, the respondents and the interveners; and

(2) allowing the disclosure and transmission of the exhibits cited in the factums, responses and replies to any intervener that does not already have access thereto under the law and that was granted leave to intervene in this case by the Supreme Court; and

(3) indicating that the above-mentioned orders are subject to the condition that the parties must redact from the above-mentioned documents any information that makes it possible to identify the child or the child’s parents; and

(4) changing the status of the respondents X, A and B to intervener;

AND UPON APPLICATION by the respondent the Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est for an extension of the time to serve and file her response to the motion for directions to October 19, 2023;

AND CONSIDERING the Guidelines for Preparing Documents to be filed with the Supreme Court of Canada (Print and Electronic);

AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:

The motion for an extension of time by the Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est is granted.

The motion for directions by the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse is granted.

The factums, responses and replies of all active parties in this case will be published and the exhibits cited will be disclosed and transmitted to any intervener granted leave to intervene in the appeal by this Court that does not already have access thereto under the law.

All parties must redact any information that could identify the child or the child’s parents in this case.

Parties X, A and B are substituted as interveners in the proceedings before this Court pursuant to Rule 18(1) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada, and the style of cause shall be modified to reflect this change.

Intervener X, and interveners A and B (jointly), shall each be entitled to serve and file a factum not exceeding ten (10) pages in length and a book of authorities, if any, on or before January 20, 2024, and are each granted permission to present oral argument not exceeding five (5) minutes at the hearing of the appeal.

The interveners or groups of interveners are not entitled to raise new issues or to adduce further evidence or otherwise to supplement the record of the parties.

Pursuant to Rule 59(1)(a) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada, the interveners or groups of interveners shall pay to the appellant and the respondent any additional disbursements resulting from their interventions.


Granted
2023-11-22 Submission of motion to extend time, Mar
2023-11-22 Submission of motion for directions, Mar
2023-11-17 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23B - correspondence A
2023-11-17 Correspondence received from, addition of co-counsel A
2023-11-10 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23B - Re-amended Notice of appeal Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-03 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Response to Motion for an Extension of Time, (Printed version filed on 2023-11-06) A
2023-11-02 Reply to motion for directions, (Included in the response to motion to extend time), Completed on: 2023-11-27 Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-02 Certificate of counsel (attesting to record), (Letter Form), CONFIDENTIAL, (Printed version filed on 2023-11-02) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-02 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), CONFIDENTIAL
Amended 23B - rec'd 2023-12-06, (Printed version filed on 2023-11-02)
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-02 Appellant's book of authorities, (Book Form), CONFIDENTIAL

- Public copy rec'd 2023-12-06, Completed on: 2023-11-17, (Printed version filed on 2023-11-02)
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-02 Appellant's record, (Book Form), CONFIDENTIAL
- Redacted copy rec'd 2023-12-06, Completed on: 2023-11-17, (Printed version filed on 2023-11-02)
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-02 Appellant's factum, (Book Form), CONFIDENTIAL
- Redacted copy (Public) rec'd 2023-12-06, Completed on: 2023-11-17, (Printed version filed on 2023-11-02)
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-02 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Response to Motion for an Extension of Time and Reply to the responses to the motion for direction. Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-11-02 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2023-11-02, (Printed version due on 2023-11-09) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-10-31 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Response to Motion for an Extension of Time
Missing: Proof of Service, (Printed version due on 2023-11-07)
X
2023-10-31 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), RESTRICTED
Missing: Proof of Service, Incomplete, (Printed version due on 2023-11-07)
X
2023-10-31 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), RESTRICTED
Missing: Form 23B (rec' 11/03/23), Completed on: 2023-11-10, (Printed version due on 2023-11-07)
A
2023-10-31 Notice of hearing sent to parties
2023-10-31 Appeal hearing scheduled, 2024-03-19
2023-10-25 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Motion for an extension of time and Response to Motion for Direction, (Printed version due on 2023-11-01) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-10-25 Motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Missing: Filing Fee, Incomplete, (Printed version filed on 2023-10-25) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-10-19 Response to motion for directions, (Letter Form), Missing: Motion for an extension of time (rec' 10/25/23), Completed on: 2023-11-02, (Printed version due on 2023-10-26) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-10-19 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), Me Audrey Boctor and Me Vanessa Ntaganda will be co-counsel for Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est. Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-10-06 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23B - Motion for Direction, (Printed version due on 2023-10-16) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-10-06 Motion for directions, (Book Form), RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL, Completed on: 2023-10-11, (Printed version due on 2023-10-16) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-10-06 Letter advising the parties of tentative hearing date and filing deadlines (Leave granted)
2023-09-19 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23B - Notice of appeal Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-09-19 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), New co-counsel for the appellant Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-09-11 Notice of appeal, (Letter Form), Amended notice rec'd 2023-11-10

REQUIRED:
- 23B (rec'd 2023-09-19), Completed on: 2023-09-21, (Printed version due on 2023-09-18)
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-08-30 Certificate (on limitations to public access), Form 23B X
2023-08-30 Notice of appeal, (Letter Form), Informally withdrawn from file., Completed on: 2023-08-30 X
2023-08-10 Copy of formal judgment sent to Registrar of the Court of Appeal and all parties
2023-08-10 Judgment on leave sent to the parties
2023-08-10 Judgment of the Court on the application for leave to appeal, The application for leave to appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal of Quebec (Montréal), Numbers 500-08-000544-215, 500-08-000545-212 and 500-08-000546-210, 2022 QCCA 1653, dated December 6, 2022, is granted with costs in the cause.
Granted, with costs in the cause
2023-07-17 All materials on application for leave submitted to the Judges, for consideration by the Court
2023-03-13 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Book Form), 23B
RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL
Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-03-13 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form), 23A
RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL
Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-03-13 Notice of name, (Letter Form), RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-03-13 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL, Completed on: 2023-03-13, (Printed version due on 2023-03-20) Directrice de la protection de la jeunesse du CISSS de la Montérégie-Est
2023-03-09 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23B
RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL
A
2023-03-09 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23A
RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL
A
2023-03-09 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Letter Form), RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL, Completed on: 2023-03-10, (Electronic version filed on 2023-03-09) A
2023-03-03 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23B X
2023-03-03 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23A X
2023-03-03 Respondent's response on the application for leave to appeal, (Letter Form), RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL, Completed on: 2023-03-10, (Printed version filed on 2023-03-08) X
2023-02-10 Letter acknowledging receipt of a complete application for leave to appeal, FILE OPENED 2023-02-10
2023-02-02 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23B
RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-02-02 Certificate (on limitations to public access), 23A
RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-02-02 Notice of name Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
2023-02-02 Application for leave to appeal, (Book Form), (2 volumes), RESTRICTED/CONFIDENTIAL, Completed on: 2023-02-02, (Electronic version filed on 2023-02-02) Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse