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Bench Press: Vampire Slayer Victim of a “cruel and unforgiving illness.”

Glen Race murdered two Halifax men in 2007. He pled guilty to both charges and then made an application to be found not criminally responsible (NCR). 377 more words

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Free Legal Workshop: Your Rights at Work

Learn about your rights in the workplace.

Attend a free legal workshop by the Edmonton Community Legal Centre.

Topics to be covered:

- Minimum Standards… 34 more words

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Free Legal Workshops: Immigrating to Canada

Free legal workshops by the Edmonton Community Legal Centre.

Topics to be covered:

- Forms of status in Canada
- How to apply for each status… 36 more words

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Elder abuse: Resources that can help

This morning on the news, we heard the sad news of yet another older adult being financially and emotionally abused.

Elder abuse can take various forms, including financial abuse, physical abuse, psychological abuse, medication abuse and neglect. 203 more words

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Bench Press: “Ski Buddy” Liability

Mark Kennedy of Colorado died on a heli-skiing expedition when he fell into a tree well.

His widow claimed that he had been paired with a “ski-buddy” who was contractually obliged to stay close to him, keep him in sight and assist or alert guides and other skiers if he saw that his buddy needed help. 171 more words

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Free Family Law Presentations

Edmonton Community Legal Centre is providing FREE Family Law Presentations* Thursday evenings in March, April and May.

Led by experienced family law lawyers, topics covered include: 40 more words

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Bench Press: Alberta Statutes in English Only

Gilles Caron, of Edmonton, was issued a traffic ticket in 2003.

Mr. Caron, whose first language is French, fought the ticket, arguing that the ticket, Alberta statutes and his court hearing should all be available in French. 159 more words

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