Tag Archives: legal

Free Advice Site Challenges Lawyers to Support Pro-Bono Work

VICTORIA, British Columbia —  September 2, 2009 — AdviceScene.com will donate $50.00 and provide online promotion for any lawyer that volunteers for the Advice-A-Thon to be held on three different days in Victoria, Vancouver and Kelowna, British Columbia.  Advice-A-Thon lawyers…

This is Democracy Whether We Like it or Not

The word democracy conjures up all kinds of things to people, but generally it means rule by the people. But in practice so far at least, democracy isn’t really rule by the people, it’s rule by representatives of the people.…

Aboriginal families no closer to answers about jury selection

  Christie Blatchford From Tuesday’s Globe and Mail, Tuesday, Jun. 23, 2009 04:38AM EDT Almost a year before the Ontario Attorney-General grudgingly launched an internal review into how police and Crown attorneys in the province are secretly screening potential jurors…