No more money for legal aid in B.C. budget

  • February 20, 2013

The Canadian Bar Association’s British Columbia branch has hit out at the provincial government for its failure to increase financial support for the province’s legal aid system in yesterday’s budget.

Budget provides no new funding for access to justice

  • February 19, 2013

The CBABC responding to the provincial budget released today, expressed disappointment that the government has ignored clear messages from those within and outside of the justice system that there is a critical need for increased financial support for legal aid and the justice system as a whole.

Appointment to the Prince Rupert Port Authority

  • February 14, 2013

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, today announced the appointment of Mr. Robert Bruce Ellis Hallsor to the Prince Rupert Port Authority for a three-year term.

Family Law Act Court Rules Amended

  • February 13, 2013

On February 5, amendments were made to the court rules regarding applications for orders for guardianship of a child under the Family Law Act. These amendments will come into force March 18.