Rocco Galati

Court Slams Lawyers Who Challenged Harper's Top Court Pick

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Politics

"This is reminiscent of the gonzo logic of the Vietnam War era."

Lawyers Fighting 'Paltry' Award For Challenging Harper Appointment

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.10.2016 | Canada Politics

Rocco Galati argues he deserves to be compensated for what he calls his "exceptional" battle to defend the integrity of the country's Constitution and judicial system.

Bill C-51 A 'Fascist' Piece Of Legislation: Constitutional Lawyer

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 06.08.2015 | Canada Politics

The constitutional lawyer who torpedoed Stephen Harper's pick for the Supreme Court says he will contest the government's anti-terror legislation in c...

Lawyers Who Took On Harper Get Only $5K In Costs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Toronto lawyer who led a challenge against Marc Nadon's nomination to the Supreme Court of Canada says he is appealing a Federal Court ru...

Galacti: Feds Have No Right To 'Yank Back' Canadian's Citizenship

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.23.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - A Federal Court judge is considering whether Parliament has the authority to pass a law that could see a Canadian-born terrorist stripped of...

Another Legal Headache

The Globe And Mail | Posted 09.24.2014 | Canada Politics

The Conservative government’s attempt to move an Ottawa-based judge to Quebec has become ensnared in a legal challenge, putting in doubt the judge...

Tories Faces New Constitutional Challenge

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The federal government has no authority to strip a Canadian-born person of their citizenship, says a Toronto lawyer spearheading a constituti...

MacKay: 'I Think He's Eligible'

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Conservative government is defending its appointment of a judge to the Quebec appeal court in the face of the latest legal challenge from...

Lawyer To Challenge Tories' Court Pick Again

CBC | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Politics

The Canadian government is facing yet another challenge to its pick for the judicial bench. On Friday, Justice Minister Peter MacKay's office annou...

'Seismic Shift In Our Laws'

CBC | Susana Mas, CBC News | Posted 08.10.2014 | Canada Politics

As the federal government’s controversial citizenship bill is poised to pass into law without any amendments, a group of lawyers is warning parliame...

'I Am Shocked By The Depravity Of The Prime Minister'

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.04.2014 | Canada Politics

The Toronto lawyer who first challenged the appointment of Justice Marc Nadon says Prime Minister Stephen Harper's statements toward the head of the c...

Bar Association: Deeply Concerned About Spat

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.02.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The association that represents lawyers in Canada is calling on Prime Minister Stephen Harper to acknowledge the chief justice of the Supreme...

Lawyer: Why Did I Have To Clean Up Harper's 'Mess'

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.21.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Constitutional lawyer Rocco Galati was in the middle of a month-long sojourn on the Indian subcontinent when word reached him Friday that he'...

Bar Association Wants Justice's Eligibility Case Fast-Tracked

CBC | Posted 12.11.2013 | Canada Politics

Quebec's bar association is urging Prime Minister Stephen Harper to refer a legal challenge of Justice Marc Nadon's eligibility to sit on the Supreme ...