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The courts and the colonies : the litigation of Hutterite Church disputes

Author: Alvin A J Esau
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, 2004.
Series: Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)
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"Alvin Esau examines the history of Hutterite litigation and how the roots of the schism related to controversy over the Schmiedeleut leadership and its alliance with the Bruderhof, a group of Christian communalists living mainly in the eastern United States. At stake is the nature of religious freedom in Canada and the extent to which our pluralistic society is prepared to accommodate groups with illiberal legal  Read more...
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Esau, Alvin A. J.
Courts and the colonies.
Vancouver, BC : UBC Press, 2004
(OCoLC)645964441
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin A J Esau
ISBN: 0774811161 9780774811163
OCLC Number: 55973615
Description: xi, 384 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Law and society series (Vancouver, B.C.)
Responsibility: Alvin J. Esau.

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An account of a dispute arising in a Hutterite colony in Manitoba, when Schmiedeleut leaders attempted to force the departure of a group that had been excommunicated but would not leave. This  Read more...

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