File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Keith Flanigan (b. 1924), a lawyer who was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1965. He was appointed to the County and District Courts of Ontario in 1970, and to the Tax Court of Canada in 1971. He was Senior Judge in the Judicial District of Ottawa-Carleton and served on the Ontario Court of Justice until his retirement from the Bench in 1994. Interview topics include: family background; World War II – Air Force; Osgoode Hall, 1949-1953; Tax Review Board; values of juries; criminal cases – DNA evidence; merger of the courts, 1990; and Charter of Rights, among others. File consists of three audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (93 p.).
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C 81-1 Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - General Programme interview files
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