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Save the Date: October 11, 2017 "Working with Vulnerable Clients" workshop, Calgary

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The workshop is for all lawyers, articling students, and law students. 54 more words


We Need More Alternatives to Facebook

About 10 years after TVs began to be ubiquitous in American homes, television broadcasting was a staggering financial success. As the head of the Federal Communications Commission observed in… 2,234 more words


Lawyer: lack of reporters mean justice is 'mystery'

Empty press benches in court mean “justice operates essentially unseen and unheard by the public”, a senior barrister has warned in an article. He says this gives rise to false myths about how court cases operate. 22 more words


Judge 'wrong' to limit youth court reporters

A judge refused to allow more than three reporters into a youth court hearing to avoid overwhelming a defendant accused of attacking a police officer. She later relented after key evidence had been heard. 41 more words

Injunctions And Court Orders

Court says Minister's diary must be made public

A reporter’s battle to see the diary of former Health Secretary Andrew Lansley went all the way to the Court of Appeal – which ordered the government to reveal nearly all of it. 36 more words

Human Rights

No rebuke for Sun over three-in-a-bed officer

The Sun escaped censure for a story on a police officer who advertised threesomes with his girlfriend while on paid sick leave. The officer claimed a reporter’s secret film breached his privacy but the Independent Press Standards Organisation agreed the story was justified. 6 more words


What Happened at the Grenfell Tower

What happened.

Another tragedy struck London on the 14th June. As residents slept, the Grenfell Tower in North Kensington was set alight by an unknown cause at the time. 725 more words

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