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BCTF wins Supreme Court battle over class size and composition

November 14, 2016

​Supreme Court of Canada provides verbal ruling in favour of teachers. 

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Click here for the full story by Richard Zussman CBC reporter


The Supreme Court of Canada has released its written judgment in the BCTF v. BC case regarding class size and composition. The majority of the Supreme Court of Canada allowed the BCTF's appeal substantially for the reasons provided by Mr. Justice Donald when the case was considered by the BC Court of Appeal in 2015.  Mr. Justice Donald's dissenting reasons in BCTF v. BC 2015 BCCA 184 start at page 81 (paragraph 275) of the BC Court of Appeal's decision.