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Wills and Estates Act Clarification

  • October 23, 2012

The Ministry of Justice has provided clarification for legal counsel with respect to the process for replacing an executor under the Wills and Estates Act.

Judicial Appointments

  • October 10, 2012

The Hon. Judge Robin A.M. Baird, Gordon S. Funt and John J. Steeves have been appointed to our Court effective immediately.

Judicial Transfer

  • October 10, 2012

The Honourable Mr. Justice Neill Brown, transferred from Supreme Court, at New Westminster, to Supreme Court, at Chilliwack, effective October 1.

Judges are a branch of government, not its employees

  • October 04, 2012

Ian Mulgrew's column miscategorizes judges as "civil servants," and misleads readers about the nature of the dispute between the Provincial Court Judges Association and the attorney-general of B.C. Judges are not employees of government.