Federalism and the Charter: Leading Constitutional Decisions

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McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP, Jul 15, 1989 - Law - 805 pages
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This extensive revision of the landmark Leading Constitutional Decisions brings together recent Charter cases with the classical cases on the Canadian Constitution. An introductory essay traces the evolution and distinctive features of judicial review in Canada and includes references to the Constitution Act, 1982, and the important changes resulting from it.
 

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Contents

Preface
1
INTRODUCTION
3
THE DIVISION OF POWERS
29
RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS
289
CONSTITUTIONAL CHANGE
679
The Constitution Act 1867
771
The Constitution Act 1982
779
The Meech Lake Accord
793
Suggestions for Further Reading
801
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PETER H. RUSSELL taught political science at the University of Toronto and is one of Canada\s leading constitutional scholars.'

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