Lametti cites Justice O’Bonsawin’s ‘knowledge of critically important parts’ of criminal justice system

By Cristin Schmitz (August 24, 2022, 2:42 PM EDT) -- Members of Parliament scrutinizing the nomination of Ontario Superior Court Justice Michelle O’Bonsawin to the Supreme Court of Canada queried how the labour and mental health law expert will contribute to the court’s handling of half its docket —  criminal law appeals — once she succeeds Justice Michael Moldaver, the top court’s heavy lifter in criminal law who retires in September....