The Pivot Blog

The Court did not condone the City’s “priorities and approach” regarding Anita Place, and invited the parties to bring another application regarding the constitutionality of the City’s conduct.
As part of Pivot’s police accountability mandate we have been involved in many complaints filed with the Office of the Police Complaint Commissioner (OPCC). We have 3 central recommendations for the Special Committee to Review the Police Complaint Process
2000 - 2017: The number of victims who died after fatal interactions with police
Pivot Legal and the Canadian Drug Policy Coalition successfully defend the right to harm reduction and health care
Justice Mosley agreed with our arguments and dismissed CABA’s application, citing directly from our submissions. In his decision
We intend to inform the Court of the City and RCMP’s misconduct over the weekend, which included numerous and egregious contraventions of Justice Grauer’s decision.
We are encouraged by the Court's recognition of life safety concerns and the allowing of solid structures
"Conditions of release" are imprisoning vulnerable communities in a cycle of harm that produced criminality