Family Court

Family court is the division of the Provincial Court that deals with matters arising out of family breakups, guardianship, restraining orders, and child protection. This script discusses matters that family court deals with, why go to family court, and how problems are solved in family court.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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family court, divorce, separation, choosing a court, Provincial Court, Supreme Court, family justice counsellors, custody, guardianship, access, mediation, family case conference, Parenting after Separation, spouse
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