R. v. Diamond, 2016 SCC 46

The appeal from the judgment of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador - Court of Appeal, Number 14/68, 2015 NLCA 60, dated December 23, 2015, was heard on October 12, 2016, and the Court on November 3, 2016, delivered the following judgment:

Karakatsanis J. — The majority of the Court is of the view that the appeal should be dismissed, substantially for the reasons of Harrington J.A., 2015 NLCA 60, 371 Nfld. & P.E.I.R. 200, at paras. 22-26. Gascon and Côté JJ., dissenting, would have allowed the appeal, substantially for the reasons of White J.A., at paras. 44-48.

The appeal is accordingly dismissed.

Neutral Citation: 2016 SCC 46

Docket Number: 36816