The Supreme Court of British Columbia is the province's superior trial court. The Supreme Court is a court of general and inherent jurisdiction which means that it can hear any type of case, civil or criminal. It hears most appeals from the Provincial Court in civil and criminal cases and appeals from arbitrations. A party may appeal a decision of the Supreme Court to the Court of Appeal.
September 26, 2016
JUDICIAL RETIREMENT - THE HONOURABLE MADAM JUSTICE CATHERINE J. BRUCE
The Supreme Court of British Columbia announces that the Honourable Madam Justice Bruce retired from the Supreme Court of British Columbia at Vancouver on September 23, 2016. Madam Justice Bruce was appointed to the Supreme Court in 2006.