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Organized Labour and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Document type Article
Author Savage, Larry
Journal The Supreme Court Law Review, second series
Volume 36
Date 2007
Pages 175-199
URL https://www.researchgate.net/publication/331718938_Organized_Labour_and_the_Canadian_Charter_of_Rights_and_Freedoms

Abstract

This article examines the relationship of the Canadian Labour Congress with the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms from the initial stages of the Charter's development, in the 1980-81 Special Committee on the Canadian Constitution, to its present status as powerful legal instrument and national symbol.