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Supreme at Last

The Evolution of the Supreme Court of Canada

by Peter McCormick

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List of Tables
Acknowledgements

1. The Rebirth of the Supreme Court

2. Under the Shadow: The Judicial Committee and the Supreme Court

3. The Rinfret Court: October 1949 to June 1954
"The Initiator"

4. The Kerwin Court: July 1954 to February 1963
"The Technician"

5. The Taschereau/Cartwright/Fauteux Court: April 1963 to December 1973
"The Caretakers"

6. The Laskin Court: December 1973 to March 1984
"The Revolutionary"

7. The Dickson Court: April 1984 to June 1990
"The Consolidator"

8. The Lamer Court: July 1990 to July 1999
"The Innovator"

9. The McLachlin Court: January 2000
"The Outsider"

The Supreme Court in the New Millennium

Notes
Sources
Acknowledgements

About the Author

Peter McCormick

PETER McCORMICK teaches political science at the University of Lethbridge.
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"[McCormick's useful, readable primer places the history of the court since 1949 in perspective and raises intriguing questions about its direction under Beverley McLachlin, its new chief justice."

— Canadian Book Review Annual

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