Cases That Have Changed Society

Many cases are started by individuals or groups to respond to a particular event or to change a situation. The outcomes of these cases will often lead to changes in areas of the law which impact all Canadians. These short summaries are some of the decisions that have changed Canadian society in the last 25 years. 

Grade Level: Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Curriculum Links: 
Civics, Grade 10, Open (CHV2O)
Understanding Canadian Law in Everyday Life, Grade 11, Workplace Preparation (CLU3E)
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)
Introduction to Anthropology, Psychology and Sociology, Grade 11, University/College Preparation (HSP3M)
Challenge and Change in Society, Grade 12, University/College Preparation (HSB4M)
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