Description of File or Item:

Interviews with Jack Cannon
Dates of Creation
Jan. 1996 - Mar. 1996
Physical Description
1 file of textual records (includes 5 audio cassettes (ca. 270 minutes))
Scope and Content

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of John Cannon (b. 1925), a Toronto-area lawyer who was appointed a provincial court judge (1972-). Interview topics include: University of Toronto; World War II; Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; early practice; training for judges; Toronto judges; Young Offenders Act; Charter of Rights; acting Senior Judge, Metro West; 1988-1990. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes five audio cassette recordings from a series of three interviews and a transcript with index (138 p.).


Interview conducted as part of the Provincial Court (Criminal) Project.

File/Item Ref. Code
C 81-4-0-37
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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Location and Ordering Information
Textual records are located in container B436763; sound recordings are located in container B436745 Note this information for retrieval of this item.To help you find what you need, also note the File/Item Ref. Code and/or the Creator Ref. shown above.