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  Brian Dickson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Right Honourable Robert George Brian Dickson, PC, CC, CD, LL.B, LL.D (May 25, 1916 – October 17, 1998), commonly known as Brian Dickson, was appointed Chief Justice of Canada on April 18, 1984.
In August of 1944, during a battle near Falaise, Dickson was hit in the right leg by friendly fire and had to have it amputated.
Chief Justice Dickson died on October 17, 1998, at the age of 82.
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 BRIAN DICKSON: A JUDGE'S JOURNEY
Dickson's objective was to seek consensus on the Court, to redraft his own opinions to attract the concurrence of colleagues.
Dickson was the product of a practitioner's legal education in Manitoba and spent his earlier career in isolation from the growing academic ferment in legal education.
Dickson's second legal education took place while he was on the bench, through the reading of academic analyses of law in submissions to the court and in his own research.
www.bsos.umd.edu /gvpt/lpbr/subpages/reviews/Sharpe-Roach204.htm   (2289 words)

  
 Robert Dickson (writer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Robert Dickson is a Canadian poet, translator and academic.
Dickson formerly worked as a professor for le Département d'études françaises et de traduction (Department of French Studies and Translation) at Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario.
Dickson also wrote songs for the Franco-Ontarian folk rock group CANO in the 1970s.
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 Tribute to the late, Right Honourable Brian Dickson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Brian Dickson was a brave soldier, an outstanding jurist, and a much beloved husband, father and grandfather.
Former Chief Justice Dickson was appointed to the Supreme Court of Canada in 1973 and he served as the Chief Justice for six years before his retirement in 1990.
Brian Dickson was a Canadian of rare distinction.
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 MSN Encarta - Multimedia - Brian Dickson
As chief justice of the Supreme Court of Canada from 1984 to 1990, Brian Dickson oversaw the Court’s first generation of decisions on the newly enacted Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Dickson’s decisions claiming a more activist role for the Court under the charter made him one of the most significant chief justices in the history of the Court.
Supreme Court of Canada; Dickson, (Robert George) Brian
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 Dickson, Brian --  Encyclopædia Britannica
By the end of the 20th century, Brian Aldiss was considered the elder statesman of British science fiction writers.
Known as a “writer's writer,” Brian Moore composed novels that were very different from each other in voice, setting, and incident but alike in their lucid, elegant, and vivid prose.
The men's figure skating event of the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alta., was dubbed by the press as “the battle of the Brians,” referring to U.S. skater Brian Boitano and hometown favorite Brian Orser.
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 The Center for the Business of Government: Radio Show Transcript
Dickson: I understand there’s been a reorganization within the Army that’s affected the PEO EIS.
Dickson: As you said, much of your effort is focused on modernizing the Army’s business systems, the so-called back-office systems.
Dickson: Kevin, you’re known within the Army and within DoD as a very strong proponent of performance-based contracting.
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 uni.ca - Hommage to Brian Dickson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
I offer to Mrs Barbara Dickson and to her family my most sincere condolences and the assurance of a memory moved and respectful of this great Canadian, who valiantly served his fellow citizens, and worked for the protection of their most significant interests.
Justice Dickson understood it well, and one could perceive in him this constant concern to grant to everyone his or her right to be heard and judged, in compliance with democratic rules of justice.
Justice Dickson was always faithful to the law and interpreted it in light of common sense and of equity.
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 Amazon.ca: Brian Dickson a Judge S Journe: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
When Brian Dickson was appointed in 1973, the Supreme Court of Canada was preoccupied with run-of-the-mill disputes.
Engaging and incisive, Brian Dickson: A Judge's Journey traces Dickson's life from a Depression-era boyhood in Saskatchewan, to the battlefields of Normandy, the boardrooms of corporate Canada and high judicial office, and provides an inside look at the work of the Supreme Court during its most crucial period.
Dickson's journey was an important part of the evolution of the Canadian judiciary and of Canada itself.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/0802089526   (354 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Brian Dickson
The Right Honourable Robert George Brian Dickson, PC, CC, CD, LL.B, LL.D (May 25, 1916 – October 17, 1998) was appointed Chief Justice of Canada on April 18, 1984.
The Queens Privy Council for Canada is the ceremonial council of advisors to the Queen of Canada, whose members are appointed by her Governor General in Canada for life on the advice of the Prime Minister.
Poets are authors of poems, or of other forms of poetry such as dramatic verse.
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 Dedication Colonel Right Honourable Brian Dickson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
When asked shortly before his death to present the 1998 Vimy Award to Vice-Admiral Murray, he accepted eagerly, and stated that he would be honored to do so.
Such was Brian Dickson’s graciousness, his respect for others, and his ability to make those with whom he came in contact aware of their importance to the task at hand.
Brian Dickson personified these virtues to the highest degree, and if these are not the core virtues of Canada, then they should be.
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 THE RIGHT HONOURABLE BRIAN DICKSON   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
The Right Honourable Brian Dickson, P.C., C.C., K.St.J., LL.B., LL.D, (Hon.), D.Cn.L. (Hon.), D.C.L. (Hon.)., C.D., was born in Yorkton, Saskatchewan May 25, 1916.
He then served as a lecturer at the Manitoba Law School from 1948 to 1954, after which, Chief Justice Brian Dickson fulfilled a number of distinguished appointments including that of the Court of Queen s Bench of Manitoba, 1963; Manitoba Court of Appeal, 1967; Supreme Court of Canada, 1973 and Chief Justice of Canada, 1984-1990.
Throughout his professional life, the Right Honourable Brian Dickson, received several imp ressive titles including numerous Honourary Degrees from Universities across the country as well as Companion, of the Order of Canada, 1991; Commander of the National Order of Merit (France) 1994; the Order of Ste.
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 Supreme Court of Canada - Robert George Brian Dickson
Supreme Court of Canada - Robert George Brian Dickson
Robert George Brian Dickson, P.C., C.C. Robert George Brian Dickson was born in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, on May 25, 1916.
He served on the Supreme Court for 17 years before retiring on June 30, 1990.
www.scc-csc.gc.ca /aboutcourt/judges/dickson/index_e.asp   (230 words)

  
 Local Tech Wire: Technology, Breaking News, IT Jobs, Skinny, The Skinny, Venture, Entrepreneurship, Biotech, Technology ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Dickson has more than 20 years of experience in the biotech and pharmaceutical business, having worked for Smith, Kline & French, Searle and Warner Lambert/Parke Davis.
Dickson’s most recent position was chief medical officer at Inveresk.
Dickson also is a former editor-in-chief of the Journal of Pharmaceutical Medicine
www.localtechwire.com /article.cfm?u=11293   (169 words)

  
 UnEarthed.Com : Bands : MINDSIZE
Graeme Dickson, a local by way of Scotland, has the role of lead guitarist in this new effort; a role he has played in several SD bands over the past few years, including Illamental, Unkle Stiltskin, Invision, and Downpour.
In March of 2001, Mindsize made the move from four piece to five piece, adding Brian Dickson, another SD local by way of Scotland, on keyboards.
Graeme, Keith, Travis, and Brian write all of the music in a collaborative process that leads to some intricate, and sometimes eccentric, changes that keep the listener wondering what will come next.
www.unearthed.com /bands/M/band2389.shtml   (607 words)

  
 NJRPA spring, 2001 program
Registration and all sessions (except lunch) will be in Dickson Hall.
Parking will be in Lot 14, which is adjacent to Dickson Hall.
For assistance on the day of the meeting, call Dave Benfield on his cell phone at (973) 493-7057.
chss2.montclair.edu /njrpa/program.htm   (213 words)

  
 The Dickson Web Site
One day, the Dicksons shall inherhit the earth...
proud to be a dickson im 27 and have been a drywall contractor for 5 years
Born in Dayton Ohio to Andy Benjamin Dickson & Gaye Rudick
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 Brian Dickson's Photo Galleries at pbase.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
The galleries of Brian and Martina from Stirling, Scotland.
See also our website at Wilderness Travels Most of the photos are from our outdoor trips, hiking, climbing, camping and kayaking.
We are now back in sunny Scotland- Last update in recent galleries 'Crypt route' August 2005 Stirling Scotland.
www.pbase.com /briansolar1/alaska_2004_2   (64 words)

  
 Club M Singapore - Activities - Soccer - Statistics 2005
-Fardin Gafoor, Djamil, Charles Yew, Brian Tong, Dickson Lai, Vikram Goolaup
-Thierry Chue, Kevin Chue, Dickson Lai, Vikram Goolaup, Djamil, Christopher Easton, -Fardin Gafoor, Brian Tong, Nicolas Moossa, Alwyn Soh, Bernard Boodeea, Mehdi Boolaky
-1: Brian Tong, Mehdi Boolaky, Ravi Marimootoo, Désiré Ah-Cham ----- and Sandilen Cariapen
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 Find in a Library: Brian Dickson : a judge's journey
Find in a Library: Brian Dickson : a judge's journey
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo: Published for the Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History by University of Toronto Press, ©2003.
WorldCat is provided by OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc. on behalf of its member libraries.
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 Table of contents for Library of Congress control number 2004274504   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Table of contents for Brian Dickson : a judge's journey / Robert J. Sharpe and Kent Roach.
Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Dickson, R, G, Brian, Canada, Supreme Court Biography, Judges Canada Biography
www.loc.gov /catdir/toc/fy046/2004274504.html   (60 words)

  
 Dickson, Brian G, MD - Dickson Orthopedics PA - Medical Specialists - Jonesboro, AR, 72401-3101 - Citysearch
Dickson, Brian G, MD - Dickson Orthopedics PA - Medical Specialists - Jonesboro, AR, 72401-3101 - Citysearch
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Dickson, Brian G, MD - Dickson Orthopedics PA 505 E Matthews Ave Ste 303
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 Amazon.co.uk: Diesel Days: Scotland: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Brian Dickson has compiled a pictorial tribute to the early years of diesel operation in his native Scotland during the period from 1955 to the late 1960s.
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 University of Ottawa - Brian Dickson Law Library/Reference Works   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
University of Ottawa - Brian Dickson Law Library/Reference Works
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