The Law Of The Charter: Equality Rights


Gibson, Dale

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Gibson, Dale . The Law Of The Charter: Equality Rights. Toronto: Carswell, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. ISBN: 9780459340018. pp. xl, 371. 8vo. Nav-blue cloth over boards, gilt lettering to the spine and front board. Light bumping to spine ends, contents remain bright, clean, and unmarked with tight, sound binding. Overall, very good+. Scarce in commerce. Hardcover. ”This books discusses the evolution of equality rights legislation in Canada, primarily regarding Section 15 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom. The author presents an overview of the history of equality rights in Canada, citing the main cases in equality rights, both before and after the advent of the Charter. As well as presenting a general overview of equality cases, the author also provides a detailed analysis of the varying grounds for discrimination, both under the Bill of Rights and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Also included in the book is a presentation of the ‘reasonable limits’ to equality rights, affirmative action policies and remedies. Included in the book is an extensive table of cases.” (#2666) $100.00