John Carpay's condemnation of the Ontario Superior Court alleges that 'half-truths' have been relied on to scuttle Trinity Western University's quest to establish a law school. Ironically, Mr. Carpay's own analysis is built upon factual and legal mischaracterizations. These are designed to stoke suspicions of a nonexistent anti-Christian bias among legal institutions and to undermine the crucial public policy considerations invoked by the Law Society of Upper Canada in denying TWU's accreditation. The dispute surrounding TWU is about the public interest obligations of law societies to promote equal access to the profession, not about meddling with university policies or religious doctrines.
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It's part of a long-running controversy surrounding the firing of eight government health workers.
Finance Minister Mike de Jong announced that the province is working to approve a LNG export facility near Prince Rupert.
One researcher Roderick MacIsaac committed suicide after he was fired in 2012.
About 62 per cent voted no.
Poor dam design caused the spill of 24 million cubic metres of silt and water into nearby lakes and rivers last summer.
"... too many families are struggling to make ends meet."
The British Columbia Civil Liberties Association is happy with Vancouver's decision, but said there's still work to be done.
The woman also said David Pickton threatened to chop her up if she didn't keep quiet about his crime, court heard.
They want to know how a painstakingly built program could be undone so quickly.
City bureaucracies are a bit like junk drawers -- they need a good purging every once in a while.
You can only hide behind your "Families First" catch phrase for so long before families start to wake up and realize that we all deserve so much better then what you have to offer.
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Jumbo Glacier Resort's environmental certificate has lapsed because it did not meet provincial requirements on starting construction.
A special prosecutor reviewed an Abbotsford incident involving Ryan Plecas and another man.
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Three years out and the public outrage over the 2012 health ministry firings shows no signs of abating and may be intensifying over recent disclosures that the government misled the public on the RCMP investigation that never was.
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"There are many things that have happened in the province of British Columbia people are not aware of."
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It may look like one at night, but the B.C. legislature isn't a movie set, even though some government staffers seem to be living out their own screenplays along the corridors of power.
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The goal is to fill any gaps in co-ordinating responses to spills.
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While the provincial government might want to wish this crisis away, the facts have a way of hanging around.
"If I get arrested it'll bring even more attention to the issue," said the 77-year-old star and activist.
But one critic calls the spending "outrageous" and a "waste of taxpayer money."
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Schoenborn's treating psychiatrist said that while the man is a "significant threat,'' he is a low risk to escape.
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A controversy that could only unfold in B.C.
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Pacific NorthWest LNG said the final decision is subject to two conditions.
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"Hey Yoga Haters- bet you can't wait for international Tai Chi day."
There is absolutely no benefit to students to have full-to-the-brim classrooms; if there is why do private schools advertise small class sizes for a better learning environment?
The report also said there are more than 10,000 empty classroom seats in Vancouver schools.
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A city bylaw allows people to sleep in parks at night if the homeless shelter beds are full/
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This was a spring session that was full of blows to information rights in B.C. Changing the law to make sure nobody is able to be held legally responsible for their actions in misusing government information has been a common theme.
It seems with every passing day, there is a new story out about Vancouver's red-hot real estate market. As mayor, Vancouver's lack of affordable housing is one of the most complex challenges I've faced at City Hall.
"We're not saying, 'No,' to mining. What we're saying is we've got to mine better."