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Saturday, May 5, 2012 1:00 PM
A mediation process that helps families keep legal disputes out of court has been expanded provincewide, Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond announced.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 2:00 PM
Bill 41, the Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2012, was introduced in the legislature today by Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond. If passed, the amendments will affect the following provincial statutes:
Monday, April 30, 2012 2:11 PM
The Law Society of British Columbia would have stronger regulatory powers under amendments to the Legal Profession Act introduced today by Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond.
Friday, April 27, 2012 9:00 AM
Supreme Court judges in B.C. can now get additional help with making trials more efficient. Masters are now able to conduct trial management conferences, which help keep trials on schedule by dealing with procedural matters before a trial starts.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 10:45 PM
The BC Coroners Service has confirmed that a second worker from the Lakeland sawmill in Prince George has died following an explosion and fire at the mill.
Monday, April 16, 2012 1:47 PM
New legislation introduced today by Justice Minister and Attorney General Shirley Bond would change time limits for filing civil lawsuits - streamlining the justice system, making the law easier to understand, and aligning it with other provinces.
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 1:45 PM
A total of 185 community groups, local governments and policing agencies are sharing $5.5 million to help reduce youth involvement in gangs, prevent violence against women and children, and further crime prevention.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 11:05 AM
More than 40 court administration staff and justice officials, including members of the judiciary, were part of the official opening of a new training program at the Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC) today, Minister of Justice Shirley Bond announced.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 10:00 AM
Credit cards make our lives convenient, but fraudulent charges can be racked up if you do not use your credit card safely.
Thursday, March 22, 2012 10:15 AM
Construction of the new 216-cell expansion to the Surrey Pretrial Centre is officially underway. Minister of Justice and Attorney General Shirley Bond was on hand today to witness cement pouring for the foundation of what will be B.C.'s largest provincial correctional centre.