Tag: bilingualism

Quebec Judicial Council and provincial government still at odds

The Quebec Judicial Council and the Quebec Justice Minister still do not see eye-to-eye.

Quebec plans to quash bilingual prerequisite for provincial court judges

Quebec intends to legislate end to bilingual prerequisite for provincial court judges.

Quebec justice minister, judiciary locked in ‘power struggle’ over bilingualism requirements for judges

In a clear setback for the provincial justice Minister, Quebec Superior Court held that under a regulation introduced a decade ago the Chief Justice of the Court of Quebec can require bilingualism in the judicial appointment process even it runs against the wishes of the minister.