Many of the Provincial Court’s judicial officers take seriously the adage “sound mind in sound body”.
There are a great many online resources to help people going to court without a lawyer, but it’s not easy to figure out which ones will be most useful.
The Provincial Court’s Drug Treatment Court of Vancouver (DTCV) was the second court of its kind to open in Canada.
For the Justice Education Society, September means gearing up its Justice System Education Program (JSEP) to introduce BC students and others to the province’s courts.
A judge can only accept testimony or other forms of evidence (like documents or photographs) in a trial if they are relevant to an issue the judge must decide.