Supreme Court of Canada Decision: Framework Governing Applications by Police for Production Orders

The Supreme Court of Canada released the following decision on 2018-11-30:

R. v. Vice Media Canada Inc., 2018 SCC 53, File No. 37574

Case brief

(Whether current framework provides adequate protection to media in view of special role it plays in free and democratic society — Whether production order validly issued — Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, s. 2 (b).)