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BC Civil LIberties Association
BC Civil Liberties joins fight for 'second-class' naturalized citizens' rights
The feds' Bill C-24 could impact millions of innocent Canadians, the civil rights coalition argues.
The Canadian Press
Aug 20th, 2015
Occupy protesters without a home, for now
The tents are on hiatus, but the debate goes on.
David P. Ball
Nov 24th, 2011
Another group pulls the plug on B.C.'s missing women inquiry
Pivot Legal Society joins six other groups in saying lack of legal aid unevens the field for groups representing sex workers and aboriginals.
Sep 20th, 2011
Sex workers need identities protected at Pickton inquiry, lawyer says
Vulnerable witnesses may be drug users or open to intimidation, need to feel comfortable and safe when speaking, independent counsel argues.
Aug 13th, 2011
Dying woman asks B.C. court to fast track her right-to-die lawsuit
ALS sufferer wants a doctor-assisted suicide -- and soon.
Aug 2nd, 2011
Four groups say they'll have to skip Pickton inquiry because province won't fund them
Attorney general's office was urged by inquiry to help pay official participants' expenses, but continues to refuse.
Jul 27th, 2011