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BC Government supports CBABC call for more restorative justice

  • July 30, 2017

British Columbia’s new government wants to enact a province-wide restorative-justice system for some offences, allowing victims and offenders to resolve their issues in such criminal matters as vandalism and assault, the Solicitor-General says.

Law Week 2017 Round-Up

  • April 25, 2017

A selection of some of the coverage showcasing Law Week events around the province.

A starved court system

  • March 07, 2017

Michael Welsh, who is the president of the Canadian Bar Association's B.C. chapter, says the CBA has prepared an agenda for the Province with 22 points on how to curtail stalling in the system.

BC Law Society's better late-than-never legal aid vision

  • March 07, 2017

A generation after the incoming B.C. Liberals decimated the Legal Services Society — slashing its budget by 40 per cent — the Law Society of B.C. has endorsed a very different, far more expensive vision of legal aid.