Constitutional Forum / Forum constitutionnel

Welcome to the online version of Constitutional Forum constitutionnel which will now be published throughout the year. The Forum provides an important opportunity for interdisciplinary debate and dialogue on constitutional issues. Articles are generally short with insightful commentary on current topics of Canadian and international constitutional importance. We hope you enjoy the new format and we welcome your feedback.

Vol 23, No 1 (2014)

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An Argument Against Accreditation of Trinity Western University's Proposed Law School Abstract PDF
Dianne Pothier 1-8
Religious Accommodation and its Limits: The Recent Controversy at York University Abstract PDF
Richard Moon 9-16
Royal Succession and the Canadian Crown as a Corporation Sole: A Critique of Canada's Succession to the Throne Act, 2013 Abstract PDF
Philippe Lagassé, James W.J. Bowden 17-26
Reforming the Upper House: Lessons from Britain Abstract PDF
Gary Levy 27-40
A Principled Approach to the Positive/Negative Rights Debate in Canadian Constitutional Adjudication Abstract PDF
Lawrence David 41-46

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