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Monday, September 21, 2020 8:00 AM
An additional judicial justice has been appointed to the Provincial Court to help address a backlog of traffic cases as a result of COVID-19 impacts on court operations.
Friday, September 18, 2020 11:00 AM
Starting on Sept. 28, 2020, following consultation with the Supreme Court of B.C. and key stakeholders, the attorney general is amending the Rules of Civil Court to temporarily suspend all civil jury trials for a period of one year.
Monday, September 14, 2020 8:00 AM
The Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of BC (ADRBC) has been selected as the organization that will help people find mediators and provide information on alternative dispute resolution.
Sunday, September 6, 2020 9:00 AM
A partnership between the Province and the BC First Nations Justice Council (BCFNJC) is creating Indigenous justice centres throughout B.C., improving access to supports and helping individuals more easily navigate the justice system.
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 8:00 AM
British Columbia’s new Arbitration Act has come into force, modernizing the province’s domestic arbitration system and improving access to justice through out-of-court options.
Friday, August 14, 2020 10:30 AM
ICBC will embark on a new way of doing auto insurance in British Columbia, the largest transformation in its 40-year history.
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 11:32 AM
The Province has amended regulations to allow private cannabis retail store (CRS) licensees to sell non-medical cannabis products online for pickup in store.
Friday, July 31, 2020 7:00 AM
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Province is temporarily authorizing liquor manufacturers to deliver products directly to individual consumers from their registered off-site storage facilities, in addition to their on-site stores.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 1:30 PM
Holding traffic court at school sites and retired judges returning to service are two of several recent actions taken by government and the provincial court to help reduce pandemic-related backlogs and delays.
Tuesday, July 21, 2020 12:30 PM
The Government of British Columbia is appointing three new provincial court judges and reappointing three senior provincial court judges to increase access to justice for British Columbians.