Canadian Criminal Cases: Selected Highlights by Simon Verdun-jonesCanadian Criminal Cases: Selected Highlights by Simon Verdun-jones

Canadian Criminal Cases: Selected Highlights

bySimon Verdun-jones

Paperback | June 13, 2006

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Canadian Criminal Cases: Selected Highlights is an original collection of 42 edited criminal cases that have played a fundamental role in shaping contemporary criminal law in Canada. Each of the cases featured in this edition begins with a succinent commentary establishing the case's relevance to specific legal concepts and principles. Canadian Criminal Cases allows students to acquaint themselves with groundbreaking Canadian criminal cases without having to purchase an encyclopedic casebook.
Title:Canadian Criminal Cases: Selected HighlightsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:312 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.5 inPublished:June 13, 2006Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176407189

ISBN - 13:9780176407186


Table of Contents

Chapter 1Introduction to Canadian Criminal Law  INTRODUCTION CASE 1Reference re Firearms Act (Can.)CASE 2Morgentaler, Smolig, and Scott v. The QueenCASE 3Malmo-Levine v. The Queen; Caine v. The QueenChapter 2The Actus Reus Elements of a Criminal Offence  INTRODUCTION CASE 4Regina v. ChaseCASE 5Regina v. ToewsCASE 6Regina v. CooperChapter 3Causation in Canadian Criminal LawINTRODUCTIONCASE 7Smithers v. The Queen CASE 8Harbottle v. The Queen CASE 9Nette v. The QueenCASE 10Rodriguez v. British Columbia (Attorney-General)Chapter 4The Mental Element in Criminal Law: Subjective Liability  INTRODUCTIONCASE 11Théroux v. The Queen CASE 12Sansregret v. The Queen CASE 13Regina v. Martineau Chapter 5The Mental Element in Criminal Law: Objective Liability INTRODUCTIONCASE 14DeSousa v. The QueenCASE 15Creighton v. The QueenCASE 16Hundal v. The QueenCASE 17Regina v. Tutton and Tutton CASE 18Waite v. The Queen Chapter 6The Special Case of Regulatory Offences: Strict and Absolute Liability in Canada INTRODUCTION CASE 19Regina v. Sault Ste. Marie (City)CASE 20Reference re: Section 94(2) of the Motor Vehicle Act CASE 21Wholesale Travel Group Inc. v. The Queen Chapter 7Modes of Participation in Crime INTRODUCTION CASE 22Greyeyes v. The Queen CASE 23Regina v. Logan et al. CASE 24Regina v. Ancio CASE 25Regina v. HamiltonCASE 26United States of America and Minister of Justice v. Dynar CASE 27Gladstone et al. v. The Queen Chapter 8Mental Impairment and Criminal Responsibility: The Defences of "Not Criminally Responsible on Account of Mental Disorder" (NCRMD) and AutomatismINTRODUCTION CASE 28Regina v. OommenCASE 29Winko v. British Columbia (Forensic Psychiatric Institute)CASE 30Regina v. ParksCASE 31Stone v. The QueenChapter 9Mistake of Fact, Consent and Mistake of Law as Defences to a Criminal ChargeINTRODUCTIONCASE 32Regina v. EwanchukCASE 33Jobidon v. The QueenCASE 34Forster v. The QueenChapter 10Partial Defences to a Criminal Charge: Provocation and IntoxicationINTRODUCTIONCASE 35Thibert v. The QueenCASE 36Regina v. RobinsonCASE 37Daviault v. The QueenChapter 11Necessity, and Duress: Two Excuses Recognized by the Courts as Defences to a Criminal ChargeINTRODUCTION CASE 38Perka et al. v. The QueenCASE 39Latimer v. The QueenCASE 40Regina v. RuzicChapter 12Self-Defence and Defence of PropertyINTRODUCTIONCASE 41Lavallee v. The QueenCASE 42Paice v. The QueenCASE 43Gunning v. The QueenTable of Case Citations