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NDP downplays rift with Green Party over LNG plans

B.C.s’s environment minister is downplaying any potential rift with the Green Party, over its leader’s threats to potentially topple the government over the NDP’s new LNG plan. 376 more words


Weaver loses confidence in NDP government over LNG, but won't take them down

In an at-times bizarre and at-times confusing press conference, BC Green leader Andrew Weaver said on Thursday that he does not support the government’s new regime on LNG, but that he won’t be taking the government down right now on the issue. 579 more words


Danielle Smith: Canadian climatologist wins a victory for common sense

Common sense won a victory this week when a court threw out a frivolous civil suit against global warming-skeptic and climatologist Tim Ball.

It used to be that when a scientist challenged the conventional view on the way the world worked, they were tried by the Inquisition, forced to recant and spend the rest of their days under house arrest. 599 more words


B.C. Green leader Andrew Weaver's defamation lawsuit against professor dismissed

A B.C. Supreme Court judge has dismissed a 2011 defamation lawsuit by Green Party leader Andrew Weaver.

It dates back to when Weaver was a professor at the University of Victoria (UVic). 123 more words


Canadian judge dismisses all charges in lawsuit brought against Dr. Tim Ball by BC Green Party leader Andrew Weaver

Dr. Ball note to Climate Depot – February 13, 2018:

There are no media reports and my guess is there won’t be any.

At 0930 on the day the trial started we were told there was no judge or courtroom assigned.

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Restaurant industry likes list of changes proposed for B.C. wines

Restaurants licensed to serve alcohol could see some major savings if the province follows up with recommendations made by the B.C. Green Party.

The party is calling on government to make changes to support the province’s wine industry following the… 393 more words


New BC Liberal leader visits Okanagan winery and offers advice to Premier John Horgan

The newly elected leader of the BC Liberal Party was in the Okanagan Friday meeting with his caucus.

But Andrew Wilkinson also found time to visit a local winery where he offered words of advice to Premier John Horgan to help solve the trade dispute between B.C. 402 more words