Author Archives: Shaun Fluker

About Shaun Fluker

B.Comm. (Alberta), LL.B. (Victoria), LL.M. (Calgary). Associate Professor. Please click here for more information.

A Closer Look at Leave to Appeal Requirements Under the Municipal Government Act (Alberta)

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: A Closer Look at Leave to Appeal Requirements Under the Municipal Government Act (Alberta) Case Commented On: Arctos & Bird Management Ltd v Banff (Town), 2017 ABCA 300 (CanLII) This is a decision by Justice Barbara … Continue reading

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A Proposal for Effective Legal Protection for Endangered Species in Alberta: Introducing the Wildlife Species Protection and Recovery Act (Alberta)

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: A Proposal for Effective Legal Protection for Endangered Species in Alberta: Introducing the Wildlife Species Protection and Recovery Act (Alberta) Case Commented On: Wildlife Species Protection and Recovery Act, SA 2017, c W-? I have followed … Continue reading

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Apply … Deny … Repeat: A Victim of Crime Story

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: Apply … Deny … Repeat: A Victim of Crime Story Case Commented On: Johnson v Alberta Criminal Injuries Review Board, 2017 ABCA 281 (CanLII) This decision caught my attention because it reminded me of the movie … Continue reading

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Chronicles of the Canadian High Court of Environmental Justice: Wildlands League v Ontario (Natural Resources and Forestry)

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: Chronicles of the Canadian High Court of Environmental Justice: Wildlands League v Ontario (Natural Resources and Forestry) Case Commented On: Wildlands League v Ontario (Natural Resources and Forestry), 2016 ONCA 741 (CanLII) (leave denied, [2016] SCCA … Continue reading

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Let’s Shine Some Light into Creative Environmental Sentencing

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: Let’s Shine Some Light into Creative Environmental Sentencing Case Commented On: R v Canadian National Railway Company sentencing order dated June 2, 2017 (ABPC) On June 12 the Alberta government announced that Canadian National Railway Company … Continue reading

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