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Ontario government files carbon tax challenge with country's top court : Ontario files carbon tax challenge with SCC

Aug 28, 2019 - The Canadian Press

TORONTO - Ontario has filed a challenge against the carbon tax with the country's top court, a move that comes days after Premier Doug Ford said his government would decide on the fate of the legal case after the upcoming federal election.

In a notice of appeal submitted to the Supreme Court of Canada on Wednesday, the province argues that Ontario's Court of Appeal was wrong to find the carbon price was constitutional and within the federal government's right to impose.

The filing co...