Ryan Jarvis secretly filmed students using a pen camera.
One of the video courses teaches about how "rape myths" can propagate "rapidly" during a trial.
He takes over from Beverley McLachlin.
The current chief justice, Beverley McLachlin, is stepping down after 28 years on the court.
With the recent appointment of Mr. Justice Richard Wagner to the Supreme Court of Canada less than two weeks ago, a backlash developed in the days that followed criticizing not Wagner himself but the fact that the Supreme Court's presence of women justices has now been weakened. We should not just advocate for stronger women representation on our courts and in our legislatures, as equal attention needs to be paid to battles over women's rights that underlie this representation.
OTTAWA - Justice Richard Wagner of the Quebec Court of Appeal was lauded Tuesday as a worthy addition to the Supreme Court