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The Honourable Justice Kenneth G. Nielsen

The Honourable Justice Kenneth G. Nielsen was appointed to the Court of Queen’s Bench in April 2007, after almost 30 years of a distinguished career practicing law in Edmonton. Justice Nielsen previously served as the Read More

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Prime Minister announces appointment of new Associate Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Kenneth G. Nielsen, a judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, as an Associate Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau congratulates Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau yesterday spoke with the Prime Minister of Australia, Scott Morrison, and congratulated him on his electoral victory in the May 18 Australian federal elections. Recalling the tragic terrorist attack in Christchurch, Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister welcoming the decision by the United States to remove tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum

“Today’s decision by the United States to remove tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum is terrific news for Canadian steel and aluminum workers, their families, and many communities across the country.

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the 10th anniversary of the end of the armed conflict in Sri Lanka

“Today marks the 10th anniversary of the end of the armed conflict in Sri Lanka. Over 26 years of war, including during the last phase of the war in Mullivaikal in 2009, tens of thousands Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikimedia Foundation

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met today with Jimmy Wales, Founder of Wikimedia Foundation, to discuss ways to deliver upon the Christchurch Call to Action on eliminating terrorist and violent extremist content online, which Canada joined Read More

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Prime Minister announces advisory board to select the next Supreme Court justice

The Government of Canada is committed to appointing Supreme Court of Canada Justices in a way that is transparent, inclusive, and accountable to Canadians. That is why, in 2016, the Government of Canada launched a Read More

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Canada joins Christchurch Call to Action to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online

The internet bridges divides and helps us build a more open, inclusive world. But it has also increasingly become a tool for terrorism and violent extremism. The March 2019 terror attack in Christchurch was a Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with His Majesty King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein of Jordan

Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with His Majesty King Abdullah of Jordan following the “Christchurch Call to Action to Eliminate Terrorist and Violent Extremist Content Online” meeting in Paris.

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met today with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand.  The Prime Minister reiterated, on behalf of all Canadians, his condolences for those killed and injured in the senseless terrorist attack Read More

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