Session 4 - Interpreting the Charter of Rights and Freedoms | 24th Annual Constitutional Cases Conference
Our panellists consider some of the surprises, splits and spats at the Supreme Court on big questions of how the Charter of Rights and Freedoms is to be interpreted and applied. Cases: Fraser v. Canada (Attorney General), 2020 SCC 28; Ontario (Attorney General) v. G, 2020 SCC 38; Quebec (Attorney General) v. 9147-0732 Québec inc., 2020 SCC 32
0:00 Session 4 Introduction
1:20 "The Great Reset? What Fraser v. Canada Tells Us About Section 15", Carissima Mathen
16:02 "Judicially Licensed Unconstitutionality Revisited", Hugo Cyr & Valérie Kelly
37:40 "De-constructing a Fine: How a Case about Kitchen Cabinets has Reshaped International Law and the Charter", Ravi Amarnath
52:49 Panel Q&A
Mathen, Carissima; Kelly, Valérie; Harris, Courtney; Cyr, Hugo; Amarnath, Ravi; and Lawrence, Sonia, "Session 4 - Interpreting the Charter of Rights and Freedoms | 24th Annual Constitutional Cases Conference" (2021). Osgoode's Annual Constitutional Cases Conference. 3.