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Mysterious portrait artist is the talk of the B.C. Legislature

It is the B.C. Legislature’s greatest mystery: who is behind the @bcpoliportrait Twitter account? The new Twitter profile popped up in April and every day new portraits are sketched of members of both the legislative assembly and the media. 647 more words

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Federal assistance, military on way for B.C. flooding

The federal government has committed to assisting British Columbia during its historic flood fight.

Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, acknowledged the commitment Wednesday night on social media. 216 more words

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B.C. government 'willing to look at' publicly releasing names of homicide victims

The B.C. government is facing questions on why there isn’t a unified approach across the province when it comes to naming homicide victims.

Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth was asked on Monday whether there was any way for there to be provincial standards for identifying victims. 353 more words

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B.C. flooding news Sunday: Mike Farnworth tours flood zone in Grand Forks

Premier John Horgan is calling this flood season an “one in a hundred years” event, as thousands remain displaced in B.C.’s Interior.

Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth will be touring the damage in Grand Forks on Sunday afternoon. 216 more words

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IN THE LEDGE - Cannabis bills will set age, driving, distribution laws

BILL 30 — CANNABIS CONTROL AND LICENSING ACT

The new bill outlining provincial regulations affecting the legalization of marijuana was introduced today by Solicitor General Mike Farnworth. 726 more words

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CANNABIS - New legislation sets up B.C. framework for legalization of pot

With public health and safety as the top priority, the Province has introduced legislation to provide for legal, controlled access to non-medical cannabis in British Columbia. 323 more words

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B.C. Government introduces new legislation to deal with marijuana legalization

The B.C. government is proposing new rules that would make 19 the minimum age to purchase, sell or consume cannabis, allow adults to possess up to 30 grams of cannabis in a public place and prohibit cannabis smoking and vaping everywhere tobacco smoking and vaping are prohibited. 694 more words

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