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Canada v. Neves (The "Kristina Logos), 2002 FCA 502

In Fish Cases, Fisheries Practice on (Updated )

This was an appeal from an order of a motions Judge setting priorities to the sale proceeds of the Defendant vessel. The vessel had been seized by the Crown for violations of the Fisheries Act and was later arrested and sold at the application of the Crown. The claimants were the Crown, the mortgagee, and the co-owners of the vessel. …

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