Lecture at: 01/06/2014
C LASS N OTES FOR : 3NN6
McMaster University, Fall 2013
M ONDAY , JANUARY 6, Y
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Right Jurisdiction Jud. Review
Constitutional Constitutional Statutory
Increasing level of Judicial Canada, United States, South Baker. Etc.
supervision, by looking at theAfrica, etc. Limited circumstances in which
Bill of Rights / Freedoms, etcDoes the government have the the courts control the actions of
-Spectrum authority under the constitutiother branches of governments.
-Canada does not have the sameto pass the laws?
review authority asAmerican Unlike the statutory review, the
courts. courts can say that a specific law
-U.S Can strike down any law is unconstitutional and it no
that they feel violates longer operates in this context.
Charter of Rights and Freedoms and its application to various laws and actions of Government
FORMAT OF FINAL EXAM
a. Does the CharterApply? (Must be considered first)