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Posted to: Law, Other Topics | 09/08/2016

This summer, Canada’s first Intervention K-9, Caber, made his first appearance in BC Supreme Court. As reported in a previous eNews , Caber is an accredited Canine Assisted Intervention (CAI) dog who joined the Delta Police Victim Services team in 2010.

Posted to: Other Topics | 19/07/2016

By joining the ranks of cutting-edge thinkers considering the future of the legal profession, Thompson Rivers University Law School (TRU) in Kamloops, BC hopes to offer its students an advantage in the volatile world they’ll enter as new lawyers. Lawyering in the 21st century, a third year elective course taught by Assistant Professor Katie Sykes, seems likely to do just that.

Posted to: Judges, Other Topics | 12/01/2016

When Judge Anne Wallace was battling cancer in the early 2000s she used her own experience as the basis for an article on how best to help a friend or family member diagnosed with cancer. The article was both inspiring and comforting. It blended wisdom and sensitivity with practical common sense, and even humour.

Posted to: Court, Other Topics | 17/08/2015

On July 22, 2015, filmmaker Hilary Pryor of Maystreet Productions and her crew descended on Courtroom 102 in the Victoria Courthouse to film a segment for a documentary on brain i

Posted to: Other Topics | 26/05/2015

On February 4, 1962, David "Buster" Wigg saved the Nelson Courthouse from destruction by fire bombs. Half a century later, Mr.

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