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2017 Catalogue

Distributed by University of Toronto Press (UTP)

Books for Spring 2017

More Tough Crimes

More Tough Crimes: True Cases by Canadian Judges and Criminal Lawyers
Book Three in Durvile Publications’ True Cases Series.
Foreword by Hon. Patrick LeSage. Edited by William Trudell & Lorene Shyba.
More Tough Crimes follows the success of Tough Crimes and Shrunk, the first two books in Durvile Publications “True Cases Series.” From notorious cases to sensational strategies, this book provides readers with a window into the insightful thinking of some of Canada’s best legal minds. READ MORE.
A percentage of sales goes to Canadian Women’s & Family Shelters
ISBN: 978-0-9947352-5-6 | 272 Pages | $29.95 | Release, May 31, 2017


Less Painful Duties

Less Painful Duties: Reflections on the Revolution in the Legal Profession
Written by C.D. Evans QC
Less Painful Duties is a sequel to C.D. Evans’ memoir A Painful Duty: Forty Years at the Criminal Bar. In Less Painful Duties, Evans reflects on truly revolutionary changes that have come about within the Canadian legal profession, in particular the Criminal Bar, over the past fifty years. Topics he covers include ascendancy of women in the profession, effects on criminal litigation of the Canadian Charter of Rights, Crown disclosure, legal aid and pro bono, Judicial appointments, Law Society governance, Human Rights tribunals, and the impacts of cell phone and computer technology.
ISBN: 978-0-9952322-1-1 | 160 Pages | $29.95 | Release, May 31, 2017


A Wake in the UndertowA Wake in the Undertow: Rumble House Poems

Written by Rich Theroux and Jess Szabo

Arms flung wide
Rib cages swung open
Hearts thunder
Wild vibrations
Where that river
meets the ocean.

Welcome home.


Price: $16.95 Trade Paperback. UpRoute Books and Media Imprint
ISBN: 978-0-9689754-9-7

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