Lawyers champion more access to justice system

!Victoria lawyer John Coupar meets with a client during Pro Bono Going Public 2014 in Centennial Square on Friday. Sixteen lawyers offered free legal advice during the event. - Kevin Laird/News staff
  • updated Sep 15, 2014 at 2:10 PM

The Pro Bono Going Public 2014 event saw 16 lawyers offer service to about 40 people

Opinion

Off to school, and back to court for BCTF

  • posted Sep 16, 2014 at 7:00 AM

Court of appeal to hear arguments on who should control class size and teacher staff levels in B.C. schools

News

B.C. teachers, employers reach tentative deal

  • updated Sep 16, 2014 at 8:24 AM

Mediator Vince Ready says the BCTF and the government came to a deal on their 5th day of negotiations at a hotel in Richmond, B.C.

Business

Soaring municipal pay criticized in provincial review

  • posted Sep 15, 2014 at 5:00 PM

Divided cities need unified defence against unions, report advises government

News

Forest fire help tops communities' wish list

  • posted Sep 15, 2014 at 2:00 PM

B.C. government fund for community forest fire prevention is all spent, and fires still threaten some parts of province

Victoria News Videos

Question of the Day

Should all municipal councils in the CRD put an amalgamation question on the Nov. 15 ballot?

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