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CanLII Connects: informed opinions & views on important cases

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Canadian law reports in print

These can be found on Level 1.

Supreme  Court Reports (S.C.R.) (1923 - ) Cw Can 100 C90
Canadian Criminal Cases (C.C.C.) (1898 - ) Cw Can 100 C50
Dominion Law Reports (D.L.R.) (1912 - ) Cw Can 100 D50


Criminal Reports (1946 - ) Cw Can 100 C180
Canada Federal Court Reports    (1971 - )   Cw Can 100 F20
Labour Arbitration Cases (1948 - )   Cw Can 100 L10
National Reporter (1974 - ) Cw Can 100 N20



 In addition the LawBod has LRC Law Reports of the Commonwealth (in the wider sense) at Cw Gen 100 L30 a series which claims to pick up " the key cases whose significance transcends local boundaries."

Canadian law cases: Online