Law 12 New Course

Sutherland Secondary 2015
“If citizens cannot trust that laws will be enforced in an evenhanded and honest fashion, they cannot be said to live under the rule of law. Instead, they live under the rule of men corrupted by the law.” 

Unit 1    An Introduction to Law

    Chapter 1 Law: Its Purpose and History

        Activity Package 1.4

        Activity Package 1.5


            Code of Hammurabi Organizer


    Chapter 2 The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

        R. v Chiasson

    Chapter 3 Human Rights in Canada


Unit 2    Criminal Law

    Chapter 4    Introduction to Criminal Law

    Chapter 5    The Police - Investigation, Arrest and Bringing                           the Accused to Trial

    Chapter 6    Trial Procedures

    Chapter 7    Criminal Code Offences

    Chapter 8    Criminal Defences

    Chapter 9    From Sentencing to Release

    Chapter 10    The Youth Criminal Justice System

Unit 3    Civil Law

    Chapter 11    Resolving Civil Disputes

    Chapter 12    Negligence and Other Torts

Unit 4    Family Law

   Chapter 13    Marriage, Divorce and the Family

    Chapter 14    Division of Property and Support

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