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  • Suspension of Calgary Commercial Appearance Court

    Jan 24, 2017
    Effective January 30, 2017 – Due to the low rate of utilization, Commercial Appearance Court is suspended in Calgary, with a view of reinstatement if and when there is increased demand.
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  • For Consultation - Draft Family Practice Note 10

    Jan 20, 2017
    The Court has posted to its website a Draft Family Practice Note 10, which would apply to anyone who requests access to a court file in relation to proceedings under the Family Law Rules, part 12 of the Alberta Rules of Court, Alta Reg 124/2010, and proceedings under the Family Homes on Reserves and Matrimonial Interests or Rights Act, SC 2013, c 20
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  • Retirement - Chief Justice N. C. Wittmann

    Jan 19, 2017
    The Honourable Neil C. Wittmann, Chief Justice of the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta, has tendered his resignation as Chief Justice and as a Justice of the Court, effective May 1, 2017.
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  • Notice to the Profession & Public - Criminal Town Hall Meeting

    Jan 17, 2017
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  • Swearing in Ceremony - Justice K. P. Feehan

    Jan 13, 2017
    We are pleased to announce the following appointment effective October 19, 2016: Kevin P. Feehan - is appointed a Justice of the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta. The date of the swearing-in ceremony is as follows: Friday, January 13, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Courtroom 317 Edmonton
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  • Swearing in Ceremony - Justice G. R. Fraser

    Jan 4, 2017
    Swearing in Ceremony - Justice George (Jodi) R. Fraser We are pleased to announce the following appointment effective October 19, 2016: George (Jodi) R. Fraser - is appointed a Justice of the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta The date of the swearing-in is as follows: Friday, January 20, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Courtroom 317 - Edmonton
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  • New Review and Assessment Officer - Calgary

    Jan 3, 2017
    The Court is pleased to announce that Michael Ellery is the new Review and Assessment Officer for the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, in Calgary. As of January 16, 2017, the Court will begin to schedule all currently wait listed Review and Assessment matters, and as of January 30, 2017, the Court will resume booking all other matters not currently on the wait list.
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  • Amendment to Family Practice Note 9 & Expansion of Intake

    Dec 13, 2016
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  • Calgary Review and Assessment Office Contact & Location

    Dec 5, 2016
    Effective immediately, the Calgary Review and Assessment Office will no longer operate from the counter on the 7th floor of the Calgary Courts Centre.
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  • Notice to the Profession & Public - Assignment of Calgary Case Management Justice

    Nov 3, 2016
    For the purposes of conducting all matters referred to in the Notice to the Profession and Public, Civil and Family Case Management, June 27th, 2016 pertaining to Case Management in Calgary only, I hereby appoint the Honourable Mr. Justice D. Blair Nixon as my designate to act on all Case Management matters in the Judicial Centre of Calgary required to be done by the Chief Justice pursuant to the Rules of Court or the June 27th, 2016 Notice to the Profession and Public, Civil and Family Case Management.
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