abuse of power and the role of an independent judicial system in its regulation and control.

by Law Society of Upper Canada.

Publisher: R. De Boo in Toronto

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

SeriesSpecial lectures of the Law Society of Upper Canada ; 1979, Special lectures of the Law Society of Upper Canada ;, 1979.
LC ClassificationsKE16 .S67 1979a, KE4335 .S67 1979a
The Physical Object
Pagination686 p. ;
Number of Pages686
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4215742M
ISBN 100888200668
LC Control Number80495369

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