Ice hockey is Canada's national pastime, much like baseball is for many Americans. This fact makes the case of Regina v. Smithers all the more interesting.
Camille A. Nelson,
(En)raged or (En)gaged: The Implications of Racial Context to the Canadian Provocation Defense,
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