Checking Our Constitution at 30 – Taking Stock and Where do we go from Here?

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Checking Our Constitution at 30 – Taking Stock and Where do we go from Here?

Checking Our Constitution at 30

On April 17-18 at the University of Ottawa, the Association of Canadian Studies organized a conference titled “Checking Our Constitution at 30: The Influence of the Canadian Constitution and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms on Legislation, Identities and Federalism.”

The final panel of the day on April 18, “Taking Stock and Where do we go from Here?” featured the Honourable Michel Bastarache (Supreme Court Justice), the Honourable Irwin Cotler (MP for Mount Royal, former Minister of Justice & Attorney General of Canada), The Honourable Jean Augustine (Fairness Commissioner of Ontario, Former Liberal MP), and Graham Fraser (Commissioner of official Languages for Canada).