Oral History

Mr. Justice Keith Flanigan 2006, 93 pages

Documenting the life and career of Keith Flanigan (b. 1924), a lawyer who was appointed Queen�s Counsel in 1965. He was appointed to the County and District Courts of Ontario in 1970, and to the Tax Court of Canada in 1971. He was Senior Judge in the Judicial District of Ottawa-Carleton and served on the Ontario Court of Justice until his retirement from the Bench in 1994. Interview topics include: family background; World War II _ Air Force; Osgoode Hall, 1949-1953; Tax Review Board; values of juries; criminal cases _ DNA evidence; merger of the courts, 1990; and Charter of Rights, among others. of three audio cassette recordings and a transcript with index (93 p.).

Status: Open

Occupation: Judge, Judge

Number of pages: 93

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%2066919

Archive Code: C 81-1-0-151

Title: Interviews with Keith Flanigan

Date: 06-May

Description: Textual records, Sound recordings

Physical Description: 1 file of textual records. - 3 audio cassettes (ca. 180 minutes)

Restrictions: No restrictions on access