Constitutional Remedies in Canada, 2018 Student Edition
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 978-0-7798-8685-2
Product Type: Book
Number of Pages: Approximately 1000 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound
Binding: softcover
Publication Date: 2018-11-19
Publisher: Canada Law Book
Price: $110.00

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The original edition of this invaluable resource was the winner of the Walter Owen Book Prize, 1997 and has been frequently cited by the Supreme Court of Canada and features a number of its important decisions that reflect on the purposes of, and constraints on, constitutional remedies. Understand the intricacies of constitutional remedies and their implications, in areas such as:

  • Charter damage claims under the Supreme Court's landmark decision in Ward v. Vancouver
  • The procedural issues of standing, mootness, court of competent jurisdiction and interlocutory remedies including the Supreme Court's decision in Conway
  • Remedies available for violations of Aboriginal rights
  • The range of remedies available to respond to unconstitutional legislation
  • Stays of proceedings, sentence reductions and other criminal law remedies
  • Injunctions and declarations as constitutional remedies ... and more

 This classic and comprehensive work is for anyone with a specific interest in judicial court remedies for constitutional wrongs.

About the Author
Kent W. Roach is Prichard-Wilson Chair of Law and Public Policy at the University of Toronto and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. He is a graduate of the University of Toronto and Yale, and a former law clerk to Justice Bertha Wilson of the Supreme Court of Canada. Professor Roach has authored and co-authored many publications including Regulatory and Corporate Liability: From Due Diligence to Risk Management (2005) with Ken Jull and Justice Todd Archibald and Constitutional Remedies in Canada (Canada Law Book). He frequently appears as counsel in criminal and constitutional cases.