The Case of Valentine Shortis: A True Story of Crime and Politics in Canada [ Martin L. Friedland] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. 30 Jan The Valentine Shortis murder trial was a landmark case in Canadian judicial history. It revealed inadequacies in the legal definitions of. Two men were shot and killed in the office of the Montreal Cotton Company in Valleyfield, Quebec, on a night in A third victim, shot through the head.
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He immediately began to display unusual behaviour.
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Matt marked it as to-read Sep 23, The Case Of Valentine A third victim, shot through the head, managed to survive. In their testimonies, they all said Shortis was insane when he shot his victims.
While Shortis started a fire in a failed attempt to force Lowe out, Wilson escaped and called for help. Martin Friedland has done a masterful job of finding and highlighting what amounts to major piece of history – both legally and politically.
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Ankita Oberoi marked it as to-read May 01, On 3 November, the jury returned a verdict of guilty. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Brit Piluke rated it really liked it Jun 06, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Lady Aberdeen, the wife of the govenor-general, mysteriously put a word in the ear of Sir Charles Hibbert Tupper, the young minister of justice.
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The Case Of Valentine Shortis: A True Story Of Crime And Politics In Canada by Martin L. Friedland
Did Valentine Shortis commit murder in the course of a bold robbery, as the Crown and the citizens of Valleyfield believed? The Valentine Shortis murder trial was a landmark case in Canadian judicial history. No Kindle device required.
However, in his address to the jury, Macmaster vaelntine out the facts of the case and then outlined the law concerning insanity. As well as Laurier, other prominent Canadians made appearances in the case. See and discover other items: As well as Laurier, other prominent Canadians made appearances in the case.
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Dean Jobb rated it really liked it Apr 12, Above all he tells a fascinating and compelling tale of murder and politics. Pages with related products.
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Michelle Beth rated it did not like it Aug 21, Received it brand new. Shortis was apprehended while still waiting near the vault.