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Queen’s Counsel nominations now accepted

Nominations for the honorary designation of Queen’s Counsel are being accepted until Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, by the Ministry of Justice. The title, bestowed by the Lieutenant Governor on the endorsement of the Attorney General, based on recommendations from an advisory committee, recognizes British Columbia lawyers for distinctive merit and contribution to the legal profession. The Q.C. […]

by ahnationtalk on September 14, 2015459 Views

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Alternative Dispute Resolution and Aboriginal- Crown Reconciliation in Canada

ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION AND ABORIGINAL-CROWN RECONCILIATION IN CANADA Roshan Danesh and Jessica Dickson This paper explores the question of why Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), and mediation in particular, is not being used more in the quest for reconciliation in Canada. Roshan Danesh and Jessica Dickson focus on issues related to reconciliation regarding lands and resources […]

by ahnationtalk on September 10, 2015615 Views

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Missing Person to locate – Lester Sampson

2015-08-27 New Hazelton RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing New Hazelton resident. Lester Charles SAMPSON was last seen August 25th, 2015 in the village of Glen Vowell (Sik-e-Dakh) B.C. Description of Lester SAMPSON: First Nations 57 years old approx. 183 cm 77 kg dark brown/grey hair brown eyes He was last […]

by ahnationtalk on September 1, 2015491 Views

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Criminals to Pay for Greater Public Safety: Minister Mackintosh

August 31, 2015 Manitoba’s Forfeiture Fund Provides New Tools, Training for Law Enforcement Criminals will pay for greater public safety through Manitoba’s Criminal Property Forfeiture Fund, which will provide more than $672,000 in new equipment, training and other resources for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and Winnipeg Police Service (WPS), Attorney General Gord Mackintosh […]

by ahnationtalk on August 31, 2015558 Views

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Missing Person Ian Henry

Aug 28 2015 View Photo 26 year old Ian Preston Douglas Henry left his home in the Tzouhalem Road area August 21, 2015 without indicating where he might be going.  His family, friends and the Cowichan Tribes community have been actively looking for him but have not turned up any clues as to where he […]

by ahnationtalk on August 31, 2015448 Views

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BC RCMP provide update on its role in the Unist’ot’en camp dispute

There have been numerous media reports and discussions online that do not accurately reflect the RCMP’s action or the situation that is occurring near Houston, BC regarding the ongoing dispute over access to the Unist’ot’en territory. “The BC RCMP respects the rights of individuals to peacefully protest” says Cpl. Janelle Shoihet, on behalf of North […]

by ahnationtalk on August 31, 2015475 Views

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Human Remains Identified

August 25, 2015 The BC Coroners Service has identified the human remains discovered near Norway Island on August 19, 2015, as those of 19 year old Delores Brown from Penelakut Island. The Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit (VIIMCU) notified the Brown family earlier today. Delores Brown was last seen on July 27th, 2015 and […]

by ahnationtalk on August 26, 2015476 Views

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Human Remains Located

Aug 20, 2015 The Outer Gulf Islands RCMP, the Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit, West Coast Marine Section, Nanaimo RCMP Forensic Identification Section and the BC Coroners Service responded to the waters just east of Norway Island on the evening of August 19th, following reports from a group of kayakers that they had located […]

by ahnationtalk on August 21, 2015594 Views

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Foul Play Suspected in Disappearance

August 19, 2015 File # 2015-2552 The Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit, Island District Tactical Team, RCMP Air Services, Search and Rescue teams and the community have been searching for Brown since she was reported missing on July 29, 2015. The whereabouts of Delores Brown remains unknown and the search continues. Brown has never […]

by ahnationtalk on August 20, 2015582 Views

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Jennifer Chow Named President of the Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch

Vancouver, BC (August 16, 2015) – Jennifer Chow of Vancouver becomes the first visible minority branch President of the Canadian Bar Association BC Branch (“CBABC”) today as Alex Shorten of Vancouver becomes Past President at the close of the annual Canadian Legal Conference held this year in Calgary. As Senior Counsel at the Department of […]

by ahnationtalk on August 18, 2015522 Views

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