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Why legal aid matters in this federal election

  • October 08, 2019

Take a look at the people in your neighbourhood, where you live or work — the people that you meet when you’re walking down the street, as the Sesame Street song says. Some, you can’t help but notice, are already in trouble — people asking for money, or sleeping on the street. But others who might look like they have it all under control could be one legal issue away from personal disaster.

CBABC to Participate at Cullen Commission

  • September 24, 2019

CBABC was granted standing to participate in the Cullen Commission of Inquiry into Money Laundering in BC. The ruling was issued Sep 24, 2019. The Cullen Commission looks at the full scope of money laundering in BC, including real estate, gaming, financial institutions and the corporate and professional sectors.

CBA's Truth and Reconciliation Website Pays Homage to Indigenous Artists

  • September 13, 2019

The CBA is committed to answering the calls of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. A central premise of the CBA’s ongoing work is to provide a hub of resources and information to lawyers across Canada to understand the truth and engage in reconciliation with Indigenous peoples.