An American Visitor to A Canadian Court

Despite this common history and despite the superficial similarity, there are differences between the judicial systems of the two nations. These differences may be reflected in the symbols displayed within the courtroom, the organization of the courts and the legal professions, the procedure of the court and the origin and nature of the laws being enforced.
 

Grade Level: Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Curriculum Links: 
Civics, Grade 10, Open (CHV2O)
History
Law
Understanding Canadian Law, Grade 11, University/College Preparation (CLU3M)
Legal Studies, Grade 12, College Preparation (CLN4C)
Canadian and International Law, Grade 12, University Preparation (CLN4U)
Date Produced/Updated: 
2004

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