Chief Justice Roy McMurtry’s views on tribunal indendence in November 1997.
The Constitutional Issue
Following up on the Epiphany article, the author presents the legal argument in support of the need for an independent, appointments-renewal body.
The writer reports on an epiphany in his understanding of the basis for the constutional protection of the independence of tribunals.
The validity of the Unjust Budgets article has renewed relevance in light
of the BC Court of Appeal decision in Walter v. BC
Another in the “Replayed” series. For the introduction to the series, see “Unjust by Design Replayed”, Post #1 below. In the passages quoted from Unjust by Design, footnotes are omitted and context-clarifying notes sometimes [added] INTRODUCTION One of the keystone principles of …