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The Canadian legal system has its foundation in the English common law system , inherited from being a former colony of the United Kingdom and later a ...

www.justice.gc.ca/eng/csj-sjc/just/03.html

Canada's legal system is based on the English and French systems. Explorers and colonists brought these systems to Canada in the 17th and 18th centuries.

www.gregmonforton.com/origin-of-canadian-law.html

Windsor lawyer Greg Monforton, discusses the history, origins and implications of Canadian law. Click to read more.

www.thecanadaguide.com/basics/legal-system

Canada is a nation governed by laws, and the Canadian legal system is the .... law exclusively to the Parliament of Canada, meaning almost all of Canada's ...

www.oas.org/juridico/mla/en/can/en_can_mla_sources.html

Canada's present legal system derives from various European systems ..... every individual, regardless of race, religion, national or ethnic origin, colour, sex or ...

lawjournal.mcgill.ca/userfiles/other/269009-Saul.pdf

This article asks the Canadian legal community to look beyond the standard historical viewpoint that roots. Canadian law in the British common law and French.

www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/law

Dec 16, 2013 ... Common law, which originated in England, is unenacted law, as opposed to statutes and ordinances. In theory it is traditional law - that which ...

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To understand the principle of criminal law, criminologists need to appreciate the historical and socio-political origins of law.[2] And while most criminology ...

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Legislation is enacted by every level of government in Canada - the federal ... case, as they make rulings and as they determine the precise meaning of a law or ...