File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of James Karswick (b. 1934), a lawyer appointed to the Family Court Bench in 1975. This interview was conducted as part of the Provincial Court Project. Interview topics include: family background and education; Junior, Lerner & Lerner, London; Public Trustee’s Office, Toronto, mental patients; Aboriginal case, Hearst, 1967-1968; changes in Family Court judges; Family Court clinic; Domestic Violence Court; changes to Young Offenders Act; Child Welfare cases; and Family Court Judges Association, among others. File consists of seven audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (203 p.).
Interview conducted as part of the Provincial Court Project.
Interviewer: Christine Kates
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