Re-Trial of Louis Riel, The -- Part One: Re-Trial*

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Re-Trial of Louis Riel, The -- Part One: Re-Trial*

  • 2002 ----- color ----- 57 min ----- vhs
  • (CBC Newsworld series, Part 1) Would Louis Riel have been convicted for treason in today's society? Based on historical facts yet using the laws of 2002, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation [CBC] brought together some of Canada's leading legal minds to re-enact Riel's 1885 trial for treason with the verdict to be decided online by the viewers of this program. (Donated to the EMC by W. A. Douglas Jackson). (Restricted to use on University of Washington campuses only)
  • Topics: (Canadian Studies, History: Canadian, Law, Television)