Application for state ordered counsel — Sufficient relationship to child — Whether the Court of Appeal erred in limiting the factors that a judge can consider in deciding whether there is a sufficient relationship, as contemplated in New Brunswick (Minister of Health and Community Services) v. G. (J.),  3 S.C.R. 46, so as to engage the parent’s s. 7 Charter right to security of the person and grant the remedy of appointing state funded counsel — Whether the Court of Appeal erred in finding that the criteria defining the best interests of the child, particularly domestic violence, were not relevant considerations to a parent’s application for state-funded counsel for representation at a child protection proceeding — dismissed 06/30/2022 — Supreme Advocacy acted as agent for the Applicant.
Read the lower court decision from the NBCA here.