November 17, 1997

JUDICIAL FALLOUT 2021
COVER

JUDICIAL FALLOUT

Do jurors get get enough information to reach the best verdicts?
Church of controversy 3637
World

Church of controversy

Scientologists protest discrimination in Germany
Portraits of diversity 7272a
SPECIAL REPORT

Portraits of diversity

Themantra a about APEC is “diversity." Its 18 members range from the world's two biggest and most sophisticated economies—the United Staes and Japan— to Papua New Guinea, a nation that still includes some people not far removed from the Stone Age.
SHOULD LATIMER GO FREE? 1213
Canada

SHOULD LATIMER GO FREE?

His murder conviction ignites a debate over mercy killing
A new mantra 2828a
CANADA

A new mantra

The Liberals try to green up their image
Opening Notes 1011
Opening Notes

Opening Notes

As a politician, Pam Barrett might have preferred a different kind of publicity. But in this case, the Alberta leader of the New Democrats didn’t have much choice. When word got out that police had charged Barrett’s former live-in partner, Stephen Douglas Edwards, 33, of Edmonton, with assault, Barrett found herself making news as the alleged victim in a domestic assault.
The battle for Ontario's chools 2223
Canada

The battle for Ontario's chools

Teachers pledge to continue their fight against the Tories
Canada NOTES 3435
CANADA

Canada NOTES

Military police released details of the charges against Col. Reno Vanier, former commander of Canadian troops in Haiti. Among them: that he accepted a $2,000 bribe from a travel agency in the form of airline tickets, and filed a fraudulent travel-expense claim.
A summit amid financial turmoil 6465
SPECIAL REPORT

A summit amid financial turmoil

Vancouver hosts the APEC extravaganza
Visions of spending dance in our heads 89
Another View

Visions of spending dance in our heads

The Christmas decorations are already up at the shopping centres, a handy metaphor for the premature visions of sugarplums dancing in some Canadians’ heads as they compile their post-deficit wish lists. What will we get this year, something nice, or more downsizing?
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