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Roncarelli v Duplesis 1959

Jehova Witness denited liquor liscence by Premier

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Baker v Canada 1999

Jamaican women being deported, allowed to stay to protect her children

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Crown Culture and Wrongful COnviction

Green. Systemic causes, tunnel vision, reforms

4

Expanding Victim's Rights in the Charter Era and Beyond

Barrett. Victims now have minimal rights
Children/SexAss indirect questioning
Restitution via courts
Impact statements

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Max Weber's Theory of Law and Capitalism

David Trubek. Capitalism needs predictable law. Legalism legitamizes class domination

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Rudder v Microsoft Corp 1999

Location of trial, online contracts

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Donoghue v Stevenson 1932

Snail in ginger beer, Duty of care

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Law State and the Class Struggle: A Marxist Critique of Criminal Law

Hunt
Domination

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Edwart et al v Canada 1829

Persons, female senators

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Childs v Desmoreaux 2006

Host and drunk drivers

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Charkaou v Canada 2007

Security certificates violate Habeus Corpus

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Somerset v Stewart 1772

Bans slavery in the British Empire

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The Judge and the Adversary System

Neil Brooks. In ideal situation better at fact finding and counteracts bias

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Wrongful Conviction: Advesarial and Inquisitorial Themes

Kent Roach. Inquisitorial changes to system

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R v Morgenteller 1988

Legalizes abortion

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Embracing Change: How NJI Adapts to the Changing Role of the Judge

Justice Kent. Cross-Canada workshops with judge input

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The Meaning and Scope of Judicial Independence

Bora Laskin. Judge misconduct

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The Relationships Between the Courts and Media

Justice McLahlin. Press should maintain confidence in the Judiciary. Courts should insure the journalists get the facts

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Will Women Judges Really Make a Difference

Justice Willson. Equality Lit, Family, Criminal, Tort, Human rights are all male law

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Against Settlement

Owen Fiss. Basically plea bargains

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Legal Services and the Poor

RJ Gathercole. Only the worst crimes, absolute poorest, and the rich have access to legal aid

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Legal Education as Training for Hierarch

Duncan Kennedy. Law School = Trade School

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The Challenges we Face

Justice McLahlin. Trials are slow and expensive

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For Reconciliation

Andrew McThenia and Thomas Schaffer
Trial system doesn't reconcile parties
ADR offers more nuanced justice

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Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Social Constructionists

Charles Smith.

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Will the Law Society of Alberta Celebrate it's Bicenteniary

Harry w Arthur

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Justice and the Jury

Neil Brooks, Anthony Doobs