Life Sentence

Life Sentence

Stories From Four Decades of Court Reporting--or, How I Fell Out of Love With the Canadian Justice System

Book - 2016
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Crime reporter Christie Blatchford revisits some of her biggest assignments and passes judgement on Canada's judicial system and especially its judges.
Publisher: [Toronto] :, Doubleday Canada,, [2016]
Copyright Date: ♭2016
ISBN: 9780385667975
0385667973
Characteristics: 376 pages

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435_mac
Apr 15, 2017

One of the most informative, intriguing books I've read in a long while. Ms. Blatchford has written an extremely well-researched, informed critique of the Canadian judicial system. Supported by her extensive professional journalism experience covering many high profile criminal cases, Ms. Blatchford packs a punch with her view of how & when our justice system fails and when it soars. Be prepared for graphic details throughout the book, but Ms. Blatchford manages to add humour throughout to soften the grisly reality that is the criminal legal system. What an amazing read - I read this book in 2 days. Now a fan, I will read her other 2 books!

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Dec 25, 2016

legal system serves itself well

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