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The Criminal Code of 1892/
Le Code criminel de 1892

To go further / pour aller plus loin :

ACOSTA, Fernando, "Récit de voyage à l'intérieur du Code criminel de1892 où entre autres mention est faite des peines auxquelles ses transgresseurs s'exposent", (1995) 28 Criminologie 81-96; disponible à http://www.erudit.org/revue/crimino/1995/v28/n1/017365ar.pdf (site visité le 17 mars 2007);

BROWN, Desmond Haldane, 1930-, ed.,  The Birth of a Criminal Code: The Evolution of Canada's Justice System, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1995, xxxvii, 505 p., ISBN:  0802034721, Table of Contents: 1. Ottawa and the Department of Justice in 1892: pp. 3-23.  2. The Historical Background of Canada's Criminal Code pp. 23-43.  3. Documents: 1. Personnel of the Department of Justice pp. 43-51; 2. Inception, Drafting and Printing of the Code pp. 52-67; 3. Correspondence pp. 68-252; 4. Debates of the House of Commons: pp. 256-272; 5. Debates of the Senate: 404-463;

___________ The Canadian Criminal Code 1892: A Comparative Study in Codification, Ph.D. thesis, University of Alberta, 1986, x, 400 p.;

___________"Parliamentary Magic: Sir John Thompson and the Enactment of the Criminal Code", (Winter 1992-93) 27(4) Journal of Canadian Studies 26-43;

___________ The Genesis of the Canadian Criminal Code of 1892, Toronto: University of Toronto Press for the Osgoode Society, 1989, x,  253 p., ISBN: 0802058337, 253 p.;

"Editorial [on the new Criminal Code]", (1894) 30 Canada Law Journal 447;

KASIRER, Nicholas, “Canada's Criminal Law Codification Viewed and Reviewed", (1990) 35(4) McGill Law Journal 841;

MACLEOD, R.C., "The Shaping of Canadian Criminal Law", (1978) 13(1) Historical Papers 64-75; note: "Historical Papers, A Selection from the papers Presented at the Annual Meeting Held at London 1978"; available at http://www.erudit.org/revue/hp/1978/v13/n1/030477ar.pdf  (accessed on 16 March 2007);

MORIN, Michel, "Portalis v. Bentham?  The Objectives Ascribed to Codification of the Civil Law and the Criminal Law in France, England and Canada", in Law Commission of Canada, ed.,  Perspectives on Legislation: Essays from the 1999 Legal Dimensions Perspectives,  [Ottawa]: Law Commission of Canada, [v], 256 p., at pp. 125-197, ISBN: 0662286782, available at  http://dsp-psd.communication.gc.ca/Collection/JL2-9-2000E.pdf (accessed on 15 March 2007); also published in French /aussi publié en français:, MORIN, Michel, "Portalis c. Bentham?  Les objectifs assignés à la codification du droit civil et du droit pénal en France, en Angleterre et au Canada", dans Commission du droit du Canada, sous la direction de, La législation en question, mémoires du concours perspectives juridiques 1999, [Ottawa] : Commission du droit du Canada, [2000], 278 p., aux pp. 139-214, ISBN: 0662844432, dispoinible à http://dsp-psd.communication.gc.ca/Collection/JL2-9-2000F.pdf (site visité le 15 mars 2007);  

PARKER, Graham, "The Origins of the Criminal Code" in David H. Flaherty, ed., Essays in the History of Canadian Law, vol. 1, Toronto: Toronto University Press (for the Osgoode Hall Society), 1981, xvi, 428 p., at pp. 249-280, ISBN: 0802033822;

SCHWARTZ, Joanie, The Criminal Code and the English Media in the 19th Century Canada, M.A. (Master of Arts Degree), Department of Criminology, University of Ottawa, 1993, iv, 134 p., thesis supervisor: Alvaro Pires; available at https://web5.uottawa.ca/xmlui/handle/10393/6905 (accessed on 18 April 2009); available also at https://www.ruor.uottawa.ca/fr/bitstream/handle/10393/6905/MM85857.PDF?sequence=1 (accessed on 17 July 2009); see also https://www.ruor.uottawa.ca/fr/handle/10393/6905?show=full;

WRIGHT,  Barry,  "Codifications of English Criminal Law, Imperial Projects, and the Self-Governing Codes: The Queensland and Canadian Examples", circa 2006, available at  http://www.law.uq.edu.au/research/seminar-series/2006/seminar_outline_bwright.pdf (accessed on 3 July 2006); 

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