Tag Archives: Geoff Plant

The can of worms: BC Rail, Basi/Virk, anonymity, inducements to plead

I’m not surprised with the BC Supreme Court ruling on the Auditor General’s application for documents in the Basi Virk indemnity case. My understanding is that some of the billings – the ones protected by privilege – might reveal the … Continue reading

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Former AG’s lame response to van Dongen

Van Dongen’s BC Rail Questions, part 2 Yesterday, former Attorney General Geoff Plant, took on John van Dongen’s problem with the BC Liberal’s decision to cover the defence costs in the BC Rail trial – to the tune of $6,000,000. … Continue reading

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Special treatment in BC Liberal domestic violence case

147 women were murdered in BC between January 2003 and August 2008.  About 40% of these women were murdered by their spouses in a domestic dispute.   The corresponding number for men is about 3%. There are no two ways around … Continue reading

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