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Province Releases Poll Results On Pot Regulation

Victoria – After reviewing the input from 48,951 British Columbians, and submissions from 141 local and Indigenous governments and a range of other interested stakeholders, the Province has announced a number of key decisions related to the anticipated legalization of…


Province Fixes Loophole Which Threatens Renters

Victoria – The provincial government has introduced legislation to close a major loophole in fixed-term leases and improve the rights of renters throughout British Columbia, Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister Selina Robinson announced today. Robinson says the new legislation will…


One Week Left For Your Say On New BC Cannabis Rules

Victoria – There’s still time to have your say on how B.C. should regulate the use of non-medical cannabis when the federal government makes it legal next July. B.C.’s goal is to build a provincial regulatory framework for non-medical cannabis that prioritizes…





Abby Gets New Courthouse

Abbotsford – The Province and City of Abbotsford are moving forward with the development of a new Abbotsford courthouse that will create new jobs, increase access to justice and build a brighter future for British Columbia. The new courthouse will…



Chilliwack Woman Fights New Assisted Dying Law

Chilliwack/Vancouver/Ottawa – Just days after Canada’s physician-assisted dying law was enacted, it is already be challenged by a 25-year-old Chilliwack woman who fears she’ll be trapped inside her body. Julia Lamb has spinal muscular atrophy and says she’s challenging the…