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The honour and dishonour of the Crown : making sense of aboriginal law in Canada

Author: Jamie D Dickson
Publisher: Saskatoon, SK, Canada : Purich Publishing Limited, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The fundamentals of law relating to Aboriginal peoples are unclear and Indigenous communities lack appropriate guidance in terms of efficiently accessing the legal system to address breaches of their rights. This is yet another injustice endured by Aboriginal peoples in Canada. However, the Supreme Court of Canada has begun to place greater emphasis on the honour of the Crown principle and less on the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamie D Dickson
ISBN: 9781895830835 1895830834
OCLC Number: 918595849
Notes: Based on the author's thesis (Masters's - University of Saskatchewan), 2014.
Description: 159 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The honour of the Crown principle --
Conventional fiduciary law --
Fiduciary law as applied, nonconventionally, in Crown Aboriginal contexts --
Crown/Aboriginal fiduciary doctrine --
The new face of Aboriginal law in Canada --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Making sense of aboriginal law in Canada
Responsibility: Jamie D. Dickson.
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Unique within Canadian legal writing, this book unpacks the complex conceptual differences between the fiduciary duty of the Crown and the honour of the Crown.  Read more...

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