Criminal Law, Constructive Murder, Sentencing Principles, Criminal Code of Canada, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Murder, Homicide, Section 7
This article explores the principle of "constructive" murder and how it interacts with the sentencing and the parties sections of the Criminal Code. The authors re-examine these issues in light of the Charter. They conclude that constructive murder has no place in a post-Charter Canada.
Isabel Grant & A Wayne Mackay, "Constructive Murder and the Charter: In Search of Principle" (1987) 25:2 Alta L Rev 129.
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