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Aggressive in pursuit : the life of Justice Emmett Hall

Author: Frederick Vaughan; Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History.
Publisher: Toronto, Ont. : Published for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History by University of Toronto Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Few people have had a greater impact on the lives of Canadians than the late Supreme Court justice Emmett Hall. At the forefront of several important judgments in the 1960s and 1970s - such as Truscott and Calder - Hall is perhaps best known for his role in the adoption of universal health care at the federal level in 1968. Based on extensive interviews with Hall and people who knew him, Frederick Vaughan's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Biography
Livres numériques
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Vaughan, Frederick.
Aggressive in pursuit : the life of Justice Emmett Hall.
Toronto, [Canada] ; Buffalo, [New York] : London, [England] : University of Toronto Press, ©2004
xv, 293 pages
Named Person: Emmett M Hall; Emmett M Hall; Emmett M Hall
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick Vaughan; Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History.
ISBN: 9781442670723 144267072X
OCLC Number: 301787509
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 25 août 2008).
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 293 p., [8] p. de pl.) : ill., fichier MHTMl
Responsibility: Frederick Vaughan.

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Aggressive in Pursuit traces Hall's career from his earliest days of private practice in Saskatchewan to the end of his career, and death, in 1994. It shows how one prairie lawyer made a difference  Read more...

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