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The Honourable Mr. Justice Willard Zebedee "Bud" Estey (October 10, 1919 - January 25, 2002) was a Canadian justice of the Supreme Court of Canada. October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in Leap years). ... 1919 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... January 25 is the 25th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Supreme Court Building in Ottawa The Supreme Court of Canada is Canadas highest court and is located in the capital city of Ottawa. ...


Born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, the son of James Wilfred Estey, a Supreme Court of Canada justice, and Muriel Baldwin, he received a B.A. in 1940 and an LL.B. from the University of Saskatchewan. In 1942 he was called to the bar of Saskatchewan and fought with the armed forces during the World War II. After the war in received a LL.M. from Harvard Law School in 1946. Saskatoon nickname: The Bridge City, The Hub City Broadway Bridge in Saskatoon Area  - Area 148. ... Motto: Multis E Gentibus Vires (From many peoples, strength) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Regina Largest city Saskatoon Lieutenant Governor Lynda M. Haverstock Premier Lorne Calvert (NDP) Area 651,036 km² (7th)  - Land 591,670 km²  - Water 59,366 km² (9. ... 1940 was a leap year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... The University of Saskatchewan (U of S) is the largest education institution in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. ... 1942 was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Mushroom cloud from the nuclear explosion over Nagasaki rising 18 km into the air. ... Langdell Hall, home of the HLS library. ... 1946 was a common year starting on Tuesday. ...


He taught law at the University of Saskatchewan for a year and moved to Ontario and was called to the bar of Ontario in 1947. He practiced law until 1973 when he was appointed to the Ontario Court of Appeal and two years later was named Chief Justice of the High Court of Justice of Ontario. He became Chief Justice of Ontario in 1976 and was appointed to the Supreme Court of Canada in 1977 and retired in 1988. He drafted the first major judgment on the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, the Skapinker judgment, in 1984. 1947 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1976 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... 1988 is a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms is a constitutionally entrenched bill of rights which forms part of the Constitution of Canada adopted in 1982. ... 1984 is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Honours

For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU) is located in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and is known for its business program, graduate school of social work, and innovative faculty of music. ... 1979 is a common year starting on Monday. ... The University of Toronto (U of T), in Toronto, Ontario, is the largest university in Canada with more than 60,000 students across three campuses. ... 1984 is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Order of Canada is Canadas highest civilian honour, awarded to those who adhere to the Orders motto Desiderantes meliorem patriam meaning they desire a better country. ...

References

  • "The Honourable Mr. Justice Willard Zebedee Estey (http://www.scc-csc.gc.ca/aboutcourt/judges/estey2/index_e.asp)." Supreme Court of Canada. Accessed on April 3, 2005.

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Supreme Court of Canada - Willard Zebedee Estey (224 words)
Willard Zebedee Estey was born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, on October 10, 1919.
He is the son of James Wilfred Estey, a Supreme Court of Canada justice, and Muriel Baldwin.
Justice Estey died on January 25, 2002, at the age of 82.
Willard Estey at AllExperts (329 words)
Willard Zebedee "Bud" Estey CC (October 10, 1919 - January 25, 2002) was a Canadian justice of the Supreme Court of Canada.
He was the son of James Wilfred Estey, a puisne justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, and Muriel Baldwin.
Estey was appointed a trustee of the Stanley Cup in 1984 on the nomination of Red Dutton, succeeding Clarence Campbell.
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