The Supreme Court on Trial: Judicial Activism or Democratic Dialogue (Law and Public Policy) E–pub/Kindle

The Supreme Court on Trial: Judicial Activism or Democratic Dialogue (Law and Public Policy)

Kent Roach ¿ 6 REVIEW

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Mportant and timely uestions What s judicial activism Is the Charter making us like America where the politics of the judges can determine the Is the Charter making us like America where the politics of the judges can determine the of a national election Can judges simply read their own political preferences nto the Charter Does the Court have the last word over democratically elected legislatures Are our judges captives of special nterests What can Canadians and their GOVERNMENTS DO IF THEY THINK THE COURT HAS GOT do f they think the Court has got wrongIn a clear engaging and thought provoking manner author Kent Roach strips away. The rhetoric that has characterized much of the debate over judicial activism As counsel who has appeared before the Court n several of ts most Heaven's Garden important Charter cases he provides uniuensights nto the work of the Court as a leading professor of constitutional and criminal a leading professor of Constitutional and Criminal he offers an nformed *assessment of the Court's decisions and their mpact on our legal and political system In short The Supreme Court on *of the Court's decisions and their mpact on our legal and political system In short The Supreme Court on makes an mportant contribution to understanding the role
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The Supreme Court of Canada has been accused of allowing criminals to go free; of permitting tobacco companies to advertise; of being too sympathetic to Aboriginal people; and of usurping democracy on abortion and gay rights Some critics claim that the nine unelected judges on Canada's highest critics claim that the nine unelected judges on Canada's highest have used the *Canadian Charter Of Rights And Freedoms To Impose Their Own *Charter of Rights and Freedoms to mpose their own on public policy over those of elected governments This book Joins The Crucial Debate the crucial debate the Charter the Court and Canadian democracy by asking