On Friday, May 10, 2002, Justice Robert MacKinnon of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice released what he described as the most difficult decision of his nine years as a judge. Justice MacKinnon had been called upon to determine whether 17-year-old Marc Hall should be permitted to attend the Monsignor Pereyma Catholic Secondary School ("Monsignor Pereyma School") prom with his same-sex partner.

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