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Law (LAWS)

Department of Law
Faculty of Public Affairs

LAWS 3500 [0.5 credit]

Constitutional Law

An investigation of the Canadian constitution. Sovereignty, the nature and units of executive, legislative, and judicial power in Canada as interpreted by the courts. The distribution of powers under the Canadian constitution, including an investigation of contemporary problems of federalism. Problems of judicial review.
Prerequisite: LAWS 2005 or a Political Science course in Canadian government.
Lectures three hours a week.

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