The Canadian Press

1999-02-26 | SCOC Judge

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Don't expect a letter of reply. That was the essence of the reaction February 26th from the Supreme Court of Canada to an angry letter from an Alberta Court of Appeal judge over the ruling in a controversial sex assault case. Canadian Press reporter Terry Pedwell had this report.

Date: 1999-02-26
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 33 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << Alberta Judge John McClung wrote a stinging letter to the National Post after reading the comments of a high Court Justice about his earlier ruling to acquit a man accused of sexually assaulting a 17 year old woman in her reasons for overturning the acquittal Supreme Court of Canada Justice Claire LaRue to be criticized mcclung's ruling saying it was based on female stereotypes Supreme Court official says he can't recall a lower court judge ever publicly attacking a high court justice for a ruling through the media and he says they're likely won't be your response Terry pedwell Broadcast News Ottawa >>