Artificial Reef Society of Nova Scotia v. Canada, 2010 FC 865 (CanLII)

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

The plaintiff in this matter arrested a decommissioned naval vessel. Although it is not obvious from the reported reasons, the plaintiff appears to have alleged an agreement with the Crown for the transfer of the vessel to it but the Crown intended to have the vessel scrapped. In any event, the vessel was arrested at the instance of the plaintiff …

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