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Legal Independence: It's Your Right

Legal Independence: It's Your Right is a free resource that uses real-life examples in an engaging, 10-minute video to help Civics 11, Social Studies 11 and Law 12 students understand the concepts of judicial and legal independence. A teacher's guide is available.

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Justice Education Society of BC and Law Society of BC
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January 2009 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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teaching materials
judicial independence, role of judges, independent judiciary, Canadian citizenship, Charter of Rights & Freedoms, case studies, lesson plans, teacher's resource guides, teaching law in high school
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