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  • March 31, 2020

Access Pro Bono is working to increase the number and capacity of its telephone clinics to meet the many critical legal needs emerging from the pandemic. To do this, it needs more volunteer lawyers. Can you help?

NP: Courtroom Procedures for In-Person Court Appearances

  • March 27, 2020

In order to protect the health and safety of court users, court staff and others and to help limit the spread of COVID-19, the following new procedures are being implemented for court proceedings where there counsel, parties, media and the public are attending in person:

Province takes unprecedented steps to support COVID-19 response

  • March 26, 2020

Mike Farnworth, Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General, is using extraordinary powers under a state of provincial emergency to keep British Columbians safe, maintain essential goods and services, and support the Province’s ongoing response to novel coronavirus (COVID-19).