Letter Re: The Budget for BC’s Justice System

As members and co-chair of the Coalition for Public Legal Services, we drafted a letter endorsed by 18 Coalition members seeking clarification of the Premier’s statements regarding funding for BC’s justice system, which did not appear to be supported Read More

Letter Re: Anti-Homophobia Legislation for BC Schools

We wrote to the Premier urging her to show leadership on addressing homophobic and transphobic bullying by implementing a province-wide anti-homophobia policy for all BC schools. We reminded her of the government’s legal obligation to provide an education system Read More

Submission Re: Adequate Funding for Legal Aid

In our 2011 submissions to BC’s Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services, we again called on the province to invest in legal aid, highlighting the fact that while inadequate legal aid affects us all, the lack of legal Read More