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Power without law : the Supreme Court of Canada, the Marshall decisions, and the failure of judicial activism

Author: Alex M Cameron; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2009
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A close look at the momentous Marshall decision and how the Supreme Court got it wrong

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Trials, litigation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Donald Marshall; Donald Marshall
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alex M Cameron; Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
ISBN: 9780773576674 0773576673
OCLC Number: 713186317
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 244 p.)
Contents: 1. Canadian Constitution --
2. Judicial Activism and Its Critics --
3. Legal Background to Marshall (No. 1) --
4. Marshall (No. 1) in the Trial Court --
5. Court of Appeal --
6. Decision of the Supreme Court of Canada: Marshall (No. 1) --
7. Fire on the Water, and Marshall (No. 2) --
8. Rewriting Nova Scotia History --
9. Judicial Levitation: The Hovering Treaty Right --
10. Trade, Treaties, and the Constitution --
11. Fundamental Laws: The Rights of British Subjects and a "Promenade Down Barrington Street" --
12. After the Marshall Decisions: Legal Uncertainty and Government Response --
13. Stephen Marshall/Bernard --
14. Failure of Judicial Activism --
Appendix. R. v. Marshall (No. 1).
Responsibility: Alex M. Cameron.
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"Cameron's book is especially powerful in showing how this one decision has had monstrous ripple effects that are being felt throughout the Maritime provinces to this day. He takes his reader through Read more...

 
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