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To abolish or annul

Abrogate

2

To improve/make better (under s.15(2) programs set up by governments to ameliorate conditions of certain disadvantaged groups or individuals)

Ameliorate

3

A crime punishable by death in some jurisdictions

Capital offences

4

To protect and guarantee a right or freedom by ensuring that it can only be changed by an amendment to the constitution

Entrench

5

Surrendering an accused person to another jurisdiction to stand trial

Extradition

6

The right to vote

Franchise

7

Is a right. The ability to live your life in a way you chose without interference from the governments

Freedom

8

Guaranteed human rights that cannot be taken away and cannot be transferred

Inalienable Rights

9

Third party participants in a legal proceeding (MADD)

Interveners

10

To put into affect

Invoke

11

s.33 of the Charter that allows the government to pass legislation that is exempt from s.2 and s.7-15 of the charter

Not Withstanding Clause

12

A legal, moral or social claim that one is entitled to. something that is primarily granted from the government upon its citizens.

Right

13

to take away or detract

Derogate

14

Spreading ideas widely

Dissemination

15

To prevail over

Override