Canada v. Toney, 2011 FC 1440, 2012 FCA 167

In Admiralty Jurisdiction, In Rem Actions and Arrest on (Updated )

This was an in rem and in personam action against both the federal and provincial crowns and a vessel owned by the Alberta government. The action concerned a fatal accident that occurred on an Alberta lake. The plaintiffs alleged that the defendants were negligent in their performance of search and rescue duties. The Alberta defendants moved to strike the in …

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