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Supreme Court of Canada
Cour suprême du Canada (French)
Established 8 April 1875
Country Canada
Location Ottawa, Ontario
Coordinates 45°25'19.00"N
Composition method Judicial appointments in Canada
Authorized by Constitution Act, 1867 and Supreme Court Act, 1875
Judge term length Mandatory retirement at age 75
Number of positions 9
Chief Justice of Canada
Currently Richard Wagner
Since 18 December 2017
Lead position ends 2 April 2032

The Supreme Court of Canada (SCC; French: Cour suprême du Canada, CSC) is the highest court of Canada, the final court of appeals in the Canadian justice system.

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