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More Tough Crimes: True Cases by Canadian Judges and Criminal Lawyers

More Tough Crimes: True Cases by Canadian Judges and Criminal Lawyers

Current price: $24.95
Publication Date: May 31st, 2017
Publisher:
Durvile Publications
ISBN:
9780994735256
Pages:
272
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Description

Edited by William Trudell and Lorene Shyba, More Tough Crimes is the third book in the Durvile True Cases series. Like other books in the series More Tough Crimes provides a unique window into the world of Canadian criminal justice. These stories are 'tough crimes' because of the emotional demands put on the judges and lawyers involved. Many cases in the book are recent, but some from the past were so disturbing that even decades later, they resonate in the public consciousness.

About the Author

The Honourable Patrick J. LeSage, C.M., Q.C., is a former chief Justice of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. Mr. LeSage was appopinted a member of the Order of Canada in 2007. Mr. William Trudell is the Chair of the Canadian Council of Criminal Defence Lawyer. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, and recipient of the first Law Times Lawyer of the Year award. Dr. Lorene Shyba is publisher and managing editor of Durvile Publications and UpRoute Books. She has been a post-secondary professor and researcher for over twenty years and is currently affiliated with the University of Calgary, Faculty of Arts.