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Review of Constitutional Studies | July 14, 2020
Volume 24.2 (2019-2020)

Publication: Review of Constitutional Studies/Revue d’études constitutionnelles
Category: Review

Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action across Intergovernmental Landscapes: Who Can and Should do What?; Federal Loyalty and the ‘Nature’ of Federalism; On the Limits of Proportionality; References, Law, and Political Decision-Making

Constitutional Forum | April 13, 2020
Volume 29.2 (2020)

Publication: Constitutional Forum
Category: Forum

This special issue deals with campus free speech and was edited by professors Kate Bezanson and Alison Braley-Rattai.

Review of Constitutional Studies | April 12, 2020
Volume 24.1 (2019)

Publication: Review of Constitutional Studies/Revue d’études constitutionnelles
Category: Review

The implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) off ers a way to re-imagine what Indigenous self-determination and reconciliation might mean in Canada and elsewhere. It makes it possible to speak of Indigenous peoples as nations within a multinational democratic federation, rather than minority populations within a state. The papers in this issue, which were delivered at a Workshop held at the University of Alberta in May 2019, explore ‘treaty federalism’ which is a re-imagining of what we understand as sovereignty and the foundation of the Canadian state.

Review of Constitutional Studies | April 12, 2020
Volume 23.2 (2018)

Publication: Review of Constitutional Studies/Revue d’études constitutionnelles
Category: Review

“Our Time has Come”: Reconciliation in the Wake of Manitoba Metis Federation Inc. v. Canada (Attorney General); Section 16 of the Constitution Act, 1867: The Queen, the Capital, and Canadian Constitutionalism; Des Causes et des Conséque; Seven Conceptions of Federalism Guiding Canada’s Constitutional Change; Review Essay on Paul Yowell’s Constitutional Rights and Constitutional Design; Book Review – Yaniv Roznai, Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendments: The Limits of Amendment Powers

Constitutional Forum | April 12, 2020
Volume 29.1 (2020)

Publication: Constitutional Forum
Category: Forum

In this issue: Seeing Double: Peace, Order, and Good Government, and the Impact of Federal Greenhouse Gas Emissions Legislation on Provincial Jurisdiction; Charter Injunctions, Public Interest Presumption, and the Tyranny of the Majority; The Conscientious Objection of Medical Practitioners to the CPSO’s “Effective Referral” Requirement; Nothing to Declare: A Response to Grégoire Webber, Eric Mendelsohn, Robert Leckey, and Léonid Sirota on the Effects of the Notwithstanding Clause

Constitutional Forum | November 6, 2019
Volume 28.4 (2019)

Publication: Constitutional Forum
Category: Forum

In this issue: Advocacy Notwithstanding the Notwithstanding Clause; The Notwithstanding Clause and the New Populism; Shouting into the Constitutional Void: Section 28 and Bill 21

Constitutional Forum | September 10, 2019
Volume 28.3 (2019)

Publication: Constitutional Forum
Category: Forum

In this issue: The Crown and Government Formation: Conventions, Practices, Customs, and Norms; Declarations of Invalidity in Superior Courts; Ford et Irwin Toy 30 ans plus tard: une conversation avec le juge de Montigny; Ford and Irwin Toy 30 Years Later: A Conversation with Justice Montigny

Constitutional Forum | January 1, 2019
Volume 28.2 (2019)

Publication: Constitutional Forum
Category: Forum

In this issue: Achieving Certainty in Treaties with Indigenous Peoples: Small Steps Towards Adopting Elements of Recognition; Constitutionalizing (In)justice: Treaty Interpretation and the Containment of Indigenous Governance; Infusing Reconciliation into the Sentencing Process.

Constitutional Forum | January 1, 2019
Volume 28.1 (2019)

Publication: Constitutional Forum
Category: Forum

In this issue: What happens when the assumptions underlying our commitment to free speech no longer hold?; Constitution of Canada as Supreme Law: A New Definition; Senate Reform and the Political Safeguards of Canadian Federalism in Québec; The Original Living Tree

Review of Constitutional Studies | January 1, 2018
Volume 23.1 (2018)

Publication: Review of Constitutional Studies/Revue d’études constitutionnelles
Category: Review

This special issue is concerned with the constitutional law and practice surrounding the construction and operation of interjurisdictional energy infrastructure in Canada — especially pipelines.

Constitutional Forum | January 1, 2018
Volume 27.1 (2018)

Publication: Constitutional Forum
Category: Forum

This issue covers topics discussed at the Reconciliation: Wahkohtowin conference held in Edmonton, Alberta on September 22 and 23, 2017.

Review of Constitutional Studies | January 1, 2017
Volume 22.3 (2017)

Publication: Review of Constitutional Studies/Revue d’études constitutionnelles
Category: Review

The Constitution as Muse? Four Poets Respond (Tacitly) to the World-View of The British North America Act (1867); The Story of Constitutions, Constitutionalism and Reconciliation: A Work of Prose? Poetry? Or Both?; The Judicial Recognition of Indigenous Legal Traditions; Unpacking “Reconciliation”: Contested Meanings of a Constitutional Norm; Should Paramountcy Protect Secured Creditor Rights?; Book Review – Dimitrios Panagos “Uncertain Accommodation: Aboriginal Identity and Group Rights in the Supreme Court of Canada”

Review of Constitutional Studies | January 1, 2017
Volume 22.2 (2017)

Publication: Review of Constitutional Studies/Revue d’études constitutionnelles
Category: Review

All I Really Needed To Know About Federalism, I Learned From Insurance Law; The Protective Function of the Constitutional Amending Formula; Surfing the Surveillance Wave: Online Privacy, Freedom of Expression and the Threat of National Security; Baxter Family Symposium on Federalism – Essay Winners; Exploring the Principle of (Federal) Solidarity; Spending Power, Social Policy, and the Principle of Subsidiarity; Book Review – The Right Relationship: Reimagining the Implementation of the Historical Treaties (John Borrows & Michael Coyle, eds)

Review of Constitutional Studies | January 1, 2017
Volume 22.1 (2017)

Publication: Review of Constitutional Studies/Revue d’études constitutionnelles
Category: Review

This special issue presents scholarly highlights of The Conference on the Crown in the 21st century (January 2016) hosted by the Government House Foundation of British Columbia and the Institute for the Study of the Crown in Canada held at Government House in Victoria, British Columbia. The five articles in this special issue include two of the keynote addresses and three panel papers.

Constitutional Forum | January 1, 2017
Volume 26.3 (2017)

Publication: Constitutional Forum
Category: Forum

Volume 26.3 – R v Jordan & unreasonable delay This issue includes perspectives on the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in R v Jordan. Was the Supreme Court right to change the law on the right to a speedy trial?

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