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Secession of Quebec, Re, Reference to Supreme Court, [1998] 2 SCR 217, (1998) 161 DLR (4th) 385, (1998), 55 CRR (2d) 1, ILDC 184 (CA 1998), 20th August 1998, Canada; Supreme Court [SCC]

Secession of Quebec, Re, Reference to Supreme Court, [1998] 2 SCR 217, (1998) 161 DLR (4th) 385, (1998), 55 CRR (2d) 1, ILDC 184 (CA 1998), 20th August 1998, Canada; Supreme Court [SCC]

Whether the international law of self-determination granted Quebec the unilateral right to secede from the Canadian Federation.

Whether the residents of Quebec were a ‘people’ as that term is used in international law.

Whether Canadian law or international law had precedence in the event of a conflict between the two.

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