Residents of Anita Place homeless encampment in Maple Ridge have filed court proceedings against the Province of British Columbia for leaving them with nowhere to go but the streets.
Pivot Legal Society commends Metro Vancouver mayors’ push for greater funding and support to end homelessness in BC
Pivot Legal Society commends Metro Vancouver mayors’ push for greater funding and support to end homelessness
Day 1 Akintoye trial: Father seeks justice against Vancouver Police after mistaken for suspect and violently arrested
Today Solomon Akintoye, 33, represented by Pivot Legal Society, is seeking a ruling of wrongful arrest and excessive use of force related to his detention and violent takedown by the Vancouver Police Department in 2011. This is the first significant civil lawsuit to challenge the policies of police in BC relating to investigative detention.