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McGill in Casebooks

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Most casebooks dispense with footnotes.

Citation in parentheses:>

The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (Part I of the Constitution Act, 1982, being Schedule B to the Canada Act 1982 (UK), c 11), usually referred to simply as “the Charter”, places limits on the criminal law.

Citation given at the end of the paragraph:

... provide reparation to the community and victims for the crime. On sentencing see Allan Manson et al, Sentencing and Penal Policy in Canada: Cases, Material, and Commentary, 3rd ed (Toronto: Emond Montgomery, 2016).

Case and Journal Extracts

Case and journal extracts are coded as shown below.

<HEX>Bernard J Hibbitts, “A Bridle for Leviathan: The Supreme Court and the Board of Commerce”
<CIT>(1989) 21 Ottawa L Rev 65 at 67-72