What is the current state of the law on whether journals should be disclosed or remain confidential?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Bartch v Bartch, 2018 BCSC 811 (CanLII):

The court has previously considered whether journals ought to be disclosed or should remain confidential. In Taylor v. Cooper, 2013 BCSC 2073, Warren J. considered all of the authorities, including the decision of Madam Justice McLachlin in A.M. v. Ryan, 1997 CanLII 403 (SCC), [1997] S.C.J. No. 13 at paragraph 22 as follows:

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