Description of File or Item:

Interviews with David Scott
Dates of Creation
Physical Description
1 file of textual records. - 7 audio cassettes (ca. 7 hours)
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of David Scott (b. 1937), a lawyer appointed to the Bench of the Ontario Superior Court in 1979. This interview concerns his personal and professional history and was conducted as part of the Provincial Court Project. Interview topics include: family background and history; Osgoode Hall Law School; Bigger Rubber Company; relationship with Provincial Crown; area of jurisdiction and courts; plea bargaining and the Young Offenders Act, among others. File consists of seven audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (257 p.).


Interviews conducted as part of the Provincial Court Project.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-139
File or Item Forms a Part of

This file or item forms a part of the following group of records:

C 81-4 Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - Special Projects interview files

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File or Item Restriction
Closed until June 5, 2013
Location and ordering information
Textual records are located in: C 81-4 , barcode B826137. sound recordings are located in: C 81-4 , barcode B826133.

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