Legal Word of the Day: “Puisne Justice”

Photo: Supreme Court of Canada

Photo: Puisne justice chamber / Supreme Court of Canada

“Puisne Justice” — A justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, other than the chief justice. Pronounced: “puny.”


List of all puisne and chief justices:

http://www.scc-csc.gc.ca/court-cour/judges-juges/atoz-aaz-eng.aspx

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