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