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November 1, 2017
Ontario Preparing for Federal Cannabis Legalization

Ontario has introduced legislation that would, if passed, safely regulate the use and distribution of recreational cannabis when it is legalized by the federal government in July 2018.

October 30, 2017
Ontario Unveils New Bail Directive to Reduce Pre-Trial Custody
Ontario is helping make the bail system faster and fairer, while balancing the need to protect the safety of victims and the public.
October 27, 2017
New Judges Appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice

Ontario has appointed two new judges to the Ontario Court of Justice, effective November 8, 2017.


Consultation: Improving the jury process
Ontario is working to develop digital tools for potential jurors, to make it easier, faster and more convenient to go through the jury process. We want to hear from you, whether or not you have any experience with the jury process. Complete our survey by December 5, 2017 at
Applications for divorce under the federal Civil Marriage Act
On an interim basis, Civil Marriage Act divorce applications for non-residents married in Ontario will be accepted at any family counter of the Superior Court of Justice. Learn more.