2008 Canadian Constitutional Affairs Conference (Part 3 of 7)

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2008 Canadian Constitutional Affairs Conference (Part 3 of 7)

Law students from the Université Laval and McGill University host a conference to explore the development and implementation of the Canadian Constitution, Quebec City, Que., January 18–19, 2008. This conference brings together constitutional experts and student delegations from faculties of law at various universities.

This January 18th session features a panel discussion on the benefits and drawbacks of asymmetrical federalism in Canada. Guy Laforest (professor of political science at Université Laval) and Kenneth McRoberts (principal of Glendon College at York University), and Michael Behiels (professor in the University of Ottawa Department of History) present speeches on this topic. After speaking, panellists field questions from conference attendees.