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Alberta Court of Appeal rules federal carbon tax is unconstitutional

Feb 24, 2020 | 3:49pm

EDMONTON — The Alberta Court of Appeal has ruled that the federal carbon tax is not constitutional. In a 4-1 decision, the court says the legislation that brought in the tax erodes provincial jurisdiction. The Alberta government had argued in its challenge of the tax that climate change isn’t a national issue requiring overriding federal intervention. The federal government countered […]