Francis ReginaldScott was born in Quebec City " His father was a doctor and F.R. Scott ia described by his biographers an anglophone".

Frank Scott is remembered alo as the as the poet lawyer, AND as the lawyer who had the courage to bring all the way to the Supreme Court of Cana,a case no-one else woul touch given the defendant, a claim on behalf of a client against the premier eacute;bec. That case became mandatory reading even to date for lawyers in the constitutional law 101 classes of Canadian law schools ( {Roncarelli v. Duplessis. Scott won the case



  • Djwa, S and MacDonald, J, editors,
  • On F.R. Scott
  • (Kingston: Queen' University Press, 1983
  • Roncarelli v. Duplessis, [1959] SCR 121