Geoffrey Sigalet

McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies

Room 414, Leacock Building

855 Sherbrooke Street West

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University of British Columbia

Kelowna, British Columbia

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (9)

Introduction: The 'What' and 'Why' of Constitutional Dialogue

LSE Legal Studies Working Paper No. 21/2019, Queen's University Legal Research Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 13 Dec 2019
Geoffrey Sigalet, Grégoire Webber and Rosalind Dixon
McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies, Queen's University - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law & Justice
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American Rights Jurisprudence Through Canadian Eyes

23:1 University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law 125 (2021)
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 03 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2021
Geoffrey Sigalet
McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies
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proportionality, tiers of scrutiny, rights as trumps, absolute rights, dialogue, U.S. bill of rights, Canada, Charter of Rights, Jamal Greene, Vicki Jackson, RFRA, Employment Division v. Smith, City of Boerne v. Flores

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Justice(s) Out of Office: Principles for Former Judges

(2021) 46:2 Queen's Law Journal
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Feb 2021 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2021
Mark Mancini and Geoffrey Sigalet
University of British Columbia (UBC), Faculty of Law and McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies
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former judges, restrictions, exemptions, practicing law, democracy, the Rule of Law, legal ethics

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The Truck and the Brakes: Understanding the Charter's Limitations and Notwithstanding Clauses Symmetrically

(2022) 105 Supreme Court Law Review (2d) 194-227
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Jun 2022
Geoffrey Sigalet
McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies
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limitations clause, section 1, notwithstanding clause, section 33, proportionality, rights, construction, specificationism

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On Dialogue and Domination

Constitutional Dialogue: Democracy, Rights, Institutions, Geoffrey Sigalet, Grégoire Webber, & Rosalind Dixon eds. (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018) , Stanford Public Law Working Paper
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Jul 2018
Geoffrey Sigalet
McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies
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dialogue, rights, freedom, republicanism, non-domination, political justice, construction, liquidation, interruption, interrogation, proportionality

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Legislated Rights as Trumps: Why the Notwithstanding Clause Overrides Judicial Review

(2023) 61:1 Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Oct 2022 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2022
Geoffrey Sigalet
McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies
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notwithstanding clause, section 33, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, judicial review, supremacy clause, constitutional rights, legislated rights

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Between Populism and Juristocracy: The Republicanism of Rainer Knopff

Canadian Journal of Political Science
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Jun 2021
Geoffrey Sigalet
McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies
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Rainer Knopff, Canadian Charter Rights, Republicanism, Inclusive Legal Positivism

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Dialogue and Distrust: John Hart Ely and the Canadian Charter

Dialogue and Distrust: John Hart Ely and the Canadian Charter” (2021) 19(2) International Journal of Constitutional Law 1-17.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2021
Geoffrey Sigalet
McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies
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Ely, Charter, process theory, judicial review, equality rights, Monahan, Dixon dialogue

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Proportionality's Reductio Ad Monitum

Review of Constitutional Studies/Revue d’études constitutionnelles Vol. 23 Issue. 2 2018
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Oct 2019
Geoffrey Sigalet
McGill Research Group on Constitutional Studies
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Paul Yowell, proportionality, rights, constitutional design, interpretation, originalism, textualism