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National Security Law 2e

National Security Law, 2e, is about the law governing the Canadian state’s response to serious crises — that is, events that jeopardize its national security. The book … ; 802 View
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The "Mr Big" Sting

The Cases, the Killers, the Controversial Confessions

How the police create an imaginary criminal gang to trick homicide suspects into a confession and a prison cell. There are people in prison who got away with murder until they told the boss of a … 226 View
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An Introduction to Mr. Big

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

The chapter begins with descriptions of a series of murders where a Mr. Big strategy was later used. Mr. Big is an undercover operation in which police attempt to trick a suspect to disclose a … 27 $2.70 Add
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Chapter 1

Scope

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Readings in Part 1 of this title, "Structure", cover the fundamental principles of Canadian National Security Law. Topics explored in this chapter include developing a definition of … ; 20 $2.00 Add
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Chapter 2

Dilemmas

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Readings in Part 1 of this title, "Structure", cover the fundamental principles of Canadian National Security Law. This chapter explores a variety of deliemmas faced in the preservation … ; 39 $3.90 Add
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The Good: R v. Bridges

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

This chapter details a crime and how the Mr. Big sting was used to demonstrate the guilt of a suspect, from the introduction of the victim, the sting, the arrest, to the legal process and how the … 18 $1.80 Add
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Chapter 3

Institutions

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Readings in Part 1 of this title, "Structure", cover the fundamental principles of Canadian National Security Law. Topics explored in this chapter include the United Nations framework, … ; 53 $5.30 Add
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The Bad: R v. Unger

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

This chapter details a crime, how evidence was ignored, and a jailhouse informant was believed to build a Mr Big sting. The suspect was subsequently charged and convicted, but more than a decade … 19 $1.90 Add
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Chapter 4

Aggression

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Readings in Part 2 of this title, "Threats", discuss, categorize, and explore various actions that can threaten national security. Topics discussed in this chapter include limitations … ; 28 $2.80 Add
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The Murky: R v. Hart

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

In this chapter a double homicide is solved with a Mr. Big sting using illegal tactics. In addition, the uncertain evidence and conflicting accounts of the accused do not lead to a certainty of … 18 $1.80 Add
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Chapter 5

Terrorism

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Readings in Part 2 of this title, "Threats", discuss, categorize, and explore various actions that can threaten national security. Topics discussed in this chapter include Terrorism and … ; 106 $10.60 Add
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The Anatomy of Mr. Big

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

This chapter builds on the case studies of previous chapters by breaking the RCMP’s Mr. Big operations into the component parts: case selection, making contact, establishing a relationship, … 47 $4.70 Add
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Chapter 6

Interference

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Readings in Part 2 of this title, "Threats", discuss, categorize, and explore various actions that can threaten national security. Topics discussed in this chapter include Treason … ; 44 $4.40 Add
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Self-Accusation: The Power of Confession and Disclosure

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

This chapter argues that Mr. Big seeks the truth and does so by lying. The author looks closely at the power and danger of seeking truth from confession and disclosure. 17 $1.70 Add
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Chapter 7

Proliferation

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Readings in Part 2 of this title, "Threats", discuss, categorize, and explore various actions that can threaten national security. Topics discussed in this chapter include weapons … ; 49 $4.90 Add
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Dogged Determination vs. the Disease of Certainty

From: The "Mr Big" Sting

The author descrbes the dogged determination by the police that is an essential part of every Mr. Big case. This can create a danger as determination can become transformed into “tunnel … 17 $1.70 Add