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Beverley McLachlin

The Legacy of a Supreme Court Chief Justice

As a judge, Beverley McLachlin has had an unequalled impact on Canadian life. She stands out for her unique ability to stand up for the values and beliefs that reflect the best of Canada and … ; 232 View

Honest Politics Now

What ethical conduct means in Canadian Public Life

Using high-profile political scandals as case studies, this book explores the standards of accountability to which Canadian politicians are now being held. This is the definitive up to date book … 392 View

The Charter of Rights and Freedoms

30+ years of decisions that shape Canadian life

Canada’s Charter of Rights and Freedoms has transformed Canadian life since it was adopted as part of the Canadian constitution in 1982. The Charter requires judges to make decisions on a … 440 View
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Introduction

From: Beverley McLachlin

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An introduction to the book. An brief overview of what the book covers. ; 6 $0.60 Add
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Preface

From: The Charter of Rights and Freedoms

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Provides the background of the author, proviced an overview of the arguments and content presented in each chapter 7 $0.70 Add
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Preface to the New Edition

From: Honest Politics Now

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Discusses ethics in politics and the effects of various forms of political corruption on democracy. 8 $0.80 Add
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Civil Rights in Canada during the pre-charter era

From: The Charter of Rights and Freedoms

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Chapter 1 considers the nature of human rights and civil liberties. It also recounts some human rights issues in Canada prior to the Charter era, including some leading Canadian Bill of Rights … 44 $4.40 Add
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Early Years

From: Beverley McLachlin

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Discusses McLachlin’s early life and childhood in rural Alberta. An overview of her family, school and early influences. ; 15 $1.50 Add
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Ethics and the Principles of Democracy

From: Honest Politics Now

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Discusses how ethical politics is a requirement for genuinely democratic government. 28 $2.80 Add
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Edmonton to Vancouver

From: Beverley McLachlin

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An overview of McLachlin’s university studies and her early career in law. Takes you through her time at the University of Alberta and the University of British Columbia. A brief overview … ; 24 $2.40 Add
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Ethical Duties

From: Honest Politics Now

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Discusses ethical duties (trustees of public interest, impartiality, accountability) of elected politicians and other public officials as the basis for the more specific codes of ethical conduct … 23 $2.30 Add
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The Charter

From: The Charter of Rights and Freedoms

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In chapter 2, the events leading to the creation of the Charter are summarized, and the links between the Charter and other human rights legislation (such as the Bill of Rights) are pointed out. … 47 $4.70 Add
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Ethical Problems in Public Life

From: Honest Politics Now

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Discusses how and why conflicts of interest, patronage, undue influence (including some lobbying and election-financing practices) and abuse of trust are incompatible with any idea of democracy … 40 $4.00 Add
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McLachlin on the Supreme Court: 1989-2000

From: Beverley McLachlin

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Describes McLachlin’s career as an associate justice on the Supreme Court between 1989 and 2000. Analyses the key decisions, issues and debates that surrounded the court at that time. ; 32 $3.20 Add
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The Fundamental Freedoms

From: The Charter of Rights and Freedoms

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Chapter 3 focuses on the section of the Charter that encompasses the “fundamental freedoms”: freedom of religion, expression, assembly, and association. The Supreme Court’s … 71 $7.10 Add
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Case Studies

Conflicts of In terest and En titlement

From: Honest Politics Now

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Case studies of conflicts of interest and other kinds of abuse of trust such as Jacques Corriveau and the sponsorship scandal and the Lavigne Affair. 35 $3.50 Add