This database presents summaries of key court decisions in Canada related to official languages and of events relating to language rights since 2003. These summaries have been prepared by the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages of Canada.
This database is not exhaustive. It was designed to be used as a reference tool for people directly or indirectly interested in language rights. The database is updated on an ongoing basis.
Province or Territory: Manitoba
Court: Provincial Court of Manitoba
Citation: 2005 M.J. 212
Category: Language rights and services to the publicThe Provincial Court of Manitoba considered the scope of the City of Winnipeg’s obligation to issue bilingual offence notices. The accused had received speeding tickets in Winnipeg through an image capturing system. They challenged the validity of the tickets, given that the information regarding...