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Fishing Off Season Site Had Lots Native
645 wordsWho: Donald Marshall (a Mikmaq fisherman), Native and non-native fisherman, Supreme Court of Canada and Herb Dhaliwal (minister of Fisheries and ocean). Issue: Donald Marshall, a milkman fisherman took a case to the Supreme Court of Canada arguing that a treaty from 1760 gave him aboriginal fishing rights and he won the trail justifying three conviction he had on fishing with out a license, fishing off season and fishing with illegal nets. After the Court ruled in Marshalls favor, many native fi...
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Cause Of Action Supreme Court Of Canada
2,367 wordsSuppose one accepts MacKinnon and Dworkin's suggested statutory definition of pornography. How does one who generally accepts MacKinnon and Dworkin's views on the pervasively harmful effect of pornography, and who accepts a need for legal redress of the harms perpetrated by pornography, deal with pornographic material? The ordinance proposed by MacKinnon and Dworkin would deal with such material by enacting legislation which gives people adversely affected by the works, which clearly fit their d...
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Freedom Of Expression Supreme Court Of Canada
1,374 wordsHow Hart and Devlin would assess R. v. Butler In a contemporary society it is sometimes very difficult to estimate right what is moral and what is not. Our feelings, emotions and the way of living changed greatly thats why sometimes it is impossible to take one correct decision following the letter of the law. The case, proposed to examine, provoked hot debates between conservatives and liberals. Donald Victor Butler was accused in 1992. He was charged for selling and renting hard core videotape...
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Second World War Years In Prison
2,510 wordsInterest Groups Despite the fact that the judicial process in U. S. and West European countries is based on the principle of complete independence from the potential factors of influence, in recent years, we witness the alarming tendency of court decisions being affected by so-called interest groups. Even as far back as fifties, the applying political or cultural pressure on judicial procedures was considered as being utterly inappropriate. But now, the students of law learn that the influence o...
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Physician Assisted Suicide Supreme Court Of Canada
1,066 wordsIt is upsetting and depressing living life in the shadow of death. Many questions appear on this debatable topic, such as should we legalize euthanasia? What is euthanasia? What is assisted suicide? Whatis the difference between Passive and Active Euthanasia? What is Voluntary, Non-voluntary and Involuntary Euthanasia? What is Mercy Killing? What is Death with dignity? But if euthanasia was legalized wouldnt patients then die peacefully rather than using plastic bags or other methods? And unfort...
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Supreme Court Of Canada Rest Of Canada
2,565 wordsCanada and Quebec have always been in conflict from the confederation of 1867 to the Supreme court judgement on the secession of Quebec in 1998. Quebec faces several challenges in terms of constitutional relations with the rest of Canada. Quebec is seeking a special status to preserve and protect its culture and language, while the rest of English-speaking Canada accepts the view of provincial equality. There have been attempts to recognize Quebec's concerns through constitutional amendments, bu...
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Supreme Court Of Canada Charter Of Rights And Freedoms
2,187 wordsBy: Reproductive Technology Reproductive Technology By: Jeff Stott Technological development and the advancement of science constantly raises new political and legal challenges. We must promote scientific development, but at the same time we must also impose restrictions involving certain human and social values. Reproductive technology is one of the best examples of the challenges posed by the development of medical science and it? s involvement with the law. Issues involved with Reproductive T...
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