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Environmental Law

Many of the largest environmental battles in Canada’s history have been fought in front of a judge and gavel. Today, with climate change, evolving recognition of Indigenous rights and title, growing social inequity and urgent ecological issues setting the tenor of our environmental conversations, the impacts of decisions made in the legal realm are more visible than ever. Environmental laws also dictate how we make decisions about major projects, such as pipelines, mines and hydro dams. We track how environmental laws shape public conversations.

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Peace Valley residents hold out hope for Site C dam injunction as eviction day looms

It was not a happy week for BC Hydro’s Site C dam project in northeast B.C. First, the Alaska Highway News revealed that WorkSafeBC had...

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