Interviews with Howard Hampton

Reference Code: File - C 81-4-0-99
Title: Interviews with Howard Hampton
Date of Creation: Apr. 2002 - Aug. 2002
Physical Description:

1 file of textual records (includes 5 audio cassettes (ca. 360 minutes))

Forms Part of: C 81-4 - Osgoode Society Oral History Programme - Special Projects interview files
Scope and Content:

File consists of oral history records documenting the life and career of Howard Hampton (b. 1952), former Attorney General (1990-1993). Interview topics include: early career; Law School at the University of Ottawa; bar admission course, Ottawa (1985); first job, Constitution and Labour Law (1985-1987); election as Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP), 1987; 1990 election campaign; Askov; Chief Judges; relationship of Attorney General and Solicitor General; Deputy Attorneys General; Assistant Deputy Attorneys General; courts administration; Policy Branch; Justices of the Peace; Race Relations Commission; Police Complaints Commission; northern justice issues. Interview conducted by Cynthia Smith. File includes five audio cassette recordings from a series of three interviews, a transcript with index (89 p.) and a copy of a release form.

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Interview conducted as part of the Attorney General Project.

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Location and Ordering Information: Textual records are located in container B437272; sound recordings are located in container B437269
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