Supreme Court of Canada – Cases Decided in 2009

Neutral citations are linked to the Judgments of the Supreme Court of Canada website.

Case names in bold are decisions on which there is commentary in The Court; these are linked to case pages where that commentary is gathered (along with other relevant material in some instances).

Nolan v. Kerry (Canada) Inc. , 2009 SCC 39 (August 7, 2009)

R. v. Bjelland , 2009 SCC 38 (July 30, 2009)

Alberta v. Hutterian Brethren of Wilson Colony , 2009 SCC 37 (July 24, 2009)

R. v. Layton , 2009 SCC 36 (July 23, 2009)

R. v. Shepherd , 2009 SCC 35 (July 17, 2009)

R. v. Harrison , 2009 SCC 34 (July 17, 2009)

R. v. Suberu , 2009 SCC 33 (July 17, 2009)

R. v. Grant , 2009 SCC 32 (July 17, 2009)

Greater Vancouver Transportation Authority v. Canadian Federation of Students – British Columbia Component, 2009 SCC 31 (July 10, 2009)

A.C. v. Manitoba (Director of Child and Family Services), 2009 SCC 30 (June 26, 2009)

Caisse populaire Desjardins de l’Est de Drummond v. Canada, 2009 SCC 29 (June 19, 2009)

R. v. Griffin, 2009 SCC 28 (June 18, 2009)

R. v. Ellard, 2009 SCC 27 (June 12, 2009)

R. v. Godin, 2009 SCC 26 (June 4, 2009)

R. v. Nguyen, 2009 SCC 25 (May 29, 2009)

R. v. Ouellette, 2009 SCC 24 (May 29, 2009)

R. v. Craig, 2009 SCC 23 (May 29, 2009)

R. v. Van, 2009 SCC 22 (May 28, 2009)

R. v. Middleton, 2009 SCC 21 (May 22, 2009)

United Parcel Service Canada Ltd. v. Canada, 2009 SCC 20 (April 23, 2009)

Chatterjee v. Ontario (Attorney General), 2009 SCC 19 (April 17, 2009)

R. v. Laboucan, 2009 SCC 18 (April 14, 2009)

R. v. Patrick, 2009 SCC 17 (April 9, 2009)

Canada Post Corp. v. Lépine, 2009 SCC 16 (April 2, 2009)

B.M.P. Global Distribution. Inc. v. Bank of Nova Scotia, 2009 SCC 15 (April 2, 2009)

R. v. S.J.L., 2009 SCC 14 (March 27, 2009)

R. v. Royz, 2009 SCC 13 (March 25, 2009)

Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) v. Khosa, 2009 SCC 12 (March 6, 2009)

Teck Cominco Metals Ltd. v. Lloyd’s Underwriters, 2009 SCC 11 (February 20, 2009)

Rick v. Brandsema, 2009 SCC 10 (February 19, 2009)

Ermineskin Indian Band and Nation v. Canada, 2009 SCC 9 (February 13, 2009)

Desrochers v. Canada (Industry), 2009 SCC 8 (February 5, 2009)

Ravndahl v. Saskatchewan, 2009 SCC 7 (January 29, 2009)

Shafron v. KRG Insurance Brokers (Western) Inc., 2009 SCC 6 (January 23, 2009)

R. v. Smith, 2009 SCC 5 (January 22, 2009)

R. v. Khela, 2009 SCC 4 (January 22, 2009)

R. v. McNeil, 2009 SCC 3 (January 16, 2009)

R. v. Strecko, 2009 SCC 2 (January 14, 2009)

Lipson v. Canada, 2009 SCC 1 (January 8, 2009)