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Have you received a jury questionnaire in the mail? Find out more about the jury process.
Ontario is standing up for law-abiding citizens and consumers with the proposed Smarter and Stronger Justice Act.
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Ontario Taking Steps to Make it Easier and Safer to Participate in Provincial Elections
TORONTO — The Ontario government is taking steps to make it easier and safer for people to vote, become a candidate and protect provincial elections against outside influence and interference. The Protecting Ontario Elections Act, 2021 would, if passed, help guard against threats such as the long-term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, under-regulated third-party advertising, irregular campaign spending and collusion.
New Justices Appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice
Attorney General Doug Downey announced the appointment of two new justices to the Ontario Court of Justice, effective March 4, 2021:
New Associate Chief Justice Appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice
Attorney General Doug Downey announced the appointment of a new Associate Chief Justice to the Ontario Court of Justice, effective June 3, 2021.
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.
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