Real Time Research

Today’s Tip: seeing is believing.

If you have an interest in a particular area of law, for example human rights, you should be aware of what is happening at the Supreme Court of Canada in regards to your topic.

Today, the SCC is hearing a case from the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal called Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission v. William Whatcott.  The SCC Case information page (link location) leads to a summary, the docket, the Factums and the live (or archived) webcast. 

Webcasts for SCC hearings can be viewed directly in your Internet Explorer browser using the  plugin.  If you visit the webcast site without the plugin, you will be prompted for an install. Silverlight works with Intel base Mac operating systems


  1. For even more real time research, check out the commentary on twitter for this decision as people view live or via webcast

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