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Number of Judges in the Supreme Court of Canada

How many judges are there in the Supreme Court of Canada?


As published on the Supreme Court of Canada website, there is a total of 9 judges in the Canadian Supreme Court: 1 Chief Justice and 8 puisne judges. All 5 main Canadian regions must be represented by a judge, and at least 3 judges must come from Quebec. The Supreme Court of Canada was established in 1875, and its judge panel is designated by the Governor-in-Council.

This fact is verified on : June 1, 2010.

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