Canadian citizenship by birth not recognized to a person by the Citizenship Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. 29, “if, at the time of his birth, neither his parents was a citizen or lawfully admitted to Canada for permanent residence and either of his parents was [. . .] a diplomatic or consular officer or other representative or employee in Canada of a foreign government” — Whether the words “other representative or employee in Canada of a foreign government” limited to foreign nationals who benefit from diplomatic privileges and immunities — Whether the Federal Court of Appeal defined and applied the appropriate standard of review.— Appeal dismissed 12/19/19 — Supreme Advocacy acted as agent for six Interveners.

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