Nova Scotia Archives

Viola Desmond

Notice of Motion, affidavits of Viola Desmond, other affidavit, and exhibits for Writ of Certiorari - to be heard 10 January 1947

Includes copies of documents from Stipendiary Magistrate of New Glasgow, including transcript of proceedings and copy of conviction in reference to Document 2. Document 2 is transcribed and submitted as an exhibit in support of this motion. An 'affidavit' is a sworn statement in writing, for use in court. 'Exhibits' are documentary evidence for use in court.

Date: 27 December 1946

Reference: Nova Scotia Archives RG 39 C volume 937 Supreme Court 13347

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