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Pivot Legal Society

Advancing the interests and improving the lives of marginalized persons through law reform, legal education, and strategic legal action.

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Apr 6, 2011

Supreme Court to hear feds' sex work appeal

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Canada's Supreme Court has allowed the federal government the right to appeal an attempt by Vancouver sex workers to challenge Canada's criminal laws relating to adult prostitution.
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Jan 26, 2011
Pivot - equality lifts everyone

Transit police violence

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Doug King discusses recent horrific injuries sustained by Vancouver transit passengers from the transit police.
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Jan 19, 2011

B.C. call to reinstate child payments

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Darcie Bennett, Campaigns Director for Pivot, talks about a call to action to reinstate earnings exemptions in B.C., the Canadian province with the highest child poverty.
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Jan 12, 2011
Pivot - equality lifts everyone

Pivot ready for sex work challenges

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Katrina Pacey from Pivot Legal Society talks about the Ontario Superior Court decision to legalize prostitution and what's new with the B.C. challenge in 2011.
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Oct 19, 2010

Red Tent National Day of Action

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Red Tents were erected all over the country today as part of the National Day of Action to urge politicians to address the homelessness crisis.
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Oct 13, 2010

B.C. sex law challenge to proceed

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Katrina Pacey from Pivot Legal Society explains what happens now to the sex work challenge that was delayed by the federal government in 2008.
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Sep 29, 2010

Prostitution laws knocked down

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Katrina Pacey from Pivot Legal Society talks about the Ontario Superior Court decision to legalize prostitution.
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Jun 15, 2010

Dumpster diver market in Vancouver

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Tami Starlight from the Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood Council talks about a new, organized street vendor market for binners and local people.
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May 18, 2010

B.C. welfare policy hurting family reunification

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Pivot Lawyer Lobat Sadrehashemi talks about a complaint filed to the B.C. Ombudsperson regarding a policy that makes it difficult for foster children to return to their parents.
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Apr 14, 2010

Red Tents to replace homeless shelters?

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Am Johal, chair of the Impact on Communities Coalition, talks about a national housing proposal to be introduced in Parliament this month, and the Red Tents campaign.
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Mar 17, 2010

Social enterprise lawyers

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This week we talked to Katrina Pacey, managing partner of Pivot Legal LLP, about an exciting event coming up where they will be judged.
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Mar 9, 2010

Vancouver's Megaphone speaks out

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Writer and editor Kevin Hollett talks about the Megaphone, the Olympics and Vancouver's Downtown Eastside

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