Oral History

The Hon. David Main 1999, 218 pages

Documenting the life and career of David Main (b. 1940), a lawyer who served as a judge in Family Court in 1975 and was later appointed to the Jarvis Street Court. Interview topics include: University of Toronto Law School; articling; early practice; academic life in New Zealand; Chief Judge Ted Andrews; Jarvis Street Court; select cases; Young Offenders Act; sentencing. Interviewer is unknown. File includes six audio cassette recordings from a series of three interviews and a transcript with index (218 p.).

Status: Please contact Osgoode Society for more information

Occupation: Judge, Judge

Number of pages: 218

Read more about: Ontario Court of Justice

Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2065331

Archive Code: C 81-4-0-54

Title: Interviews with David Main

Date: Jan. 1999 - Mar. 1999

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 1 file of textual records (includes 6 audio cassettes (ca. 330 minutes))

Restrictions: Closed until 1 Mar. 2029

Container Info: (Textual records are located in container B436851; sound recordings are located in container B436796)

Location: Interview conducted as part of the Provincial Court Project.