Delay of nine months between conclusion of evidence and argument at trial and trial judge’s verdict — Whether s. 11(b) of Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms applies to verdict deliberation time — If so, whether verdict deliberation time is included in presumptive ceilings established in Jordan — Test to be applied in assessing whether right to be tried within reasonable time infringed by delay occasioned by verdict deliberation time. — Appeal dismissed 03/20/2020 — Supreme Advocacy acted as agents for the Appellant and an Intervener.

2020 SCC 7