What is the effect of a motion to strike or strike portions of an affidavit from a party in a civil matter?

Nova Scotia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Canadian National Railway Company v. Halifax (Regional Municipality), 2013 NSSC 12 (CanLII):

Disagreements have arisen as to the admissibility of the information set out in affidavits filed on behalf of the parties. HRM brought a motion to strike portions of affidavits filed by the applicant and in a decision reported as Canadian National Railway Company v. Halifax (Regional Municipality) 2012 NSSC 300, LeBlanc J. of this court granted the motion.

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