Oral History

The Hon. Gregory Evans 1997, 339 pages

Documenting the life and career of Gregory Evans, a lawyer who served as a Justice of the High Court (1961- 1963), a Justice of the Court of Appeal (1963-1985), when he retired, as Chief Justice. Interview topics include: Osgoode Hall Law School; articling; early practice, Timmins; World War II; select cases; President, CBA, Ontario, 1961; Bencher, Law Society of Upper Canada, 1961; cases as judge, High Court; Court of Appeal, 1963; select cases from Court of Appeal; retirement as Chief Justice; Marshall Inquiry. Interviewer unknown. File includes nine audio cassettes from a series of four interviews and a transcript with index (339 p.).

Status: Open

Occupation: Judge, Judge

Number of pages: 339

Read more about: Ontario Superior Court

Archive Details

Archive Link: https://aims.archives.gov.on.ca/scripts/mwimain.dll/144/DESCRIPTION_WEB/WEB_DESC_DET?SESSIONSEARCH&exp=sisn%2065210

Archive Code: C 81-1-0-133

Title: Interviews with Gregory Evans

Date: Apr. 1997 - Sept. 1997

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 2 files of textual records (includes 9 audio cassettes)

Restrictions: None

Container Info: (Textual records located in container B437131; sound recordings located in container B436899)