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  • Commemorating the 15th Anniversary of the Quebec Secession Reference

    —Richard Albert, Boston College Law School Last semester here at Boston College, we welcomed a distinguished panel to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the Quebec Secession Reference. Former Canadian Supreme Court Justice Frank Iacobucci shared his unique perspective on the reference as a member of the Court that issued the ruling, Osgoode Hall Law School Professor Jamie Cameron provided an informative and critical doctrinal perspective on the reference, and Yale Law School Professor Robert Burt offered a comparative perspective on the reference, drawing a fascinating connection to Brown v.