Events

Events

Colloquium: “The Supreme Court’s Dirty Little Secret: Originalism in Canadian Jurisprudence”

22 February 2017 • 1145h 22 February 2017 • 13hSalon François-Chevrette

Dr. Leonid Sirota of the Aukland University of Technology (NZ) will visit Université de Montréal to discuss the role of originalism in the Supreme Court’s jurisprudence. Amongst the fundamental assumptions underlying the practice of Canadian constitutional interpretation is the belief that originalism – whether directed at the original intentions, expected applications, meaning or understanding – […] Read more