Louise Dickson

Flu vaccine orders up amid COVID fears

What happens when our winter flu season meets the COVID-19 pandemic? Health officials in Canada are hoping they don’t have to find out. Provincial and territorial governments, including B.C., have...

CRA must pay $1.6m in damages to Nanaimo business owners after ‘reprehensible and malicious’ prosecution

A Nanaimo couple has been awarded $1.6 million in damages against the Canada Revenue Agency for “high-handed, reprehensible and malicious” prosecution. B.C. Supreme Court Justice Robert Punnett has...

City of Victoria wins marijuana store rezoning battle

The B.C. Supreme Court has sided with the City of Victoria in a decision to deny a rezoning to a downtown cannabis shop. Mayor Lisa Helps called the decision “a major victory” for the city and its...