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Wildfires prompt Court to hear La Loche matters by phone
Due to wildfires, the Provincial Court will hear La Loche matters by phone on Monday, May 8. The courtroom will be closed. If you have a matter scheduled, please call the Court Office in Meadow Lake, 306-236-7575, before 10 a.m. Monday, and provide a phone number...
Judge appointed to Provincial Court
The Honourable Lisa Watson has been appointed to the Provincial Court of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon. Judge Watson earned her law degree from the University of Saskatchewan College of Law in 2009. She articled with Roe and Company and went on to become an Associate with...
Chief Justice to Step Down
Chief Justice Robert G. Richards announced today that he will be stepping down as Chief Justice of Saskatchewan and as a judge of the Court of Appeal for Saskatchewan, effective August 31, 2023. Richards was appointed to the Court in 2004 and has served as Chief...
Forms of Address
The Court of King’s Bench for Saskatchewan has issued an Administrative Notice on the preferred form of address for judges of the Court. To increase gender inclusivity, the use of “My Lord” and “My Lady” is no longer required. The preferred form of gender-neutral...