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Your Guide to the BC Court System: Handouts for Students

This handbook is a resource for students that describes BC's court system. It explores access to the courts, judicial independence, civil law, criminal law, and the three levels of court in BC: the Provincial Court, the Supreme Court, and the Court of Appeal.

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Justice Education Society of BC
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last reviewed
January 2008 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
teaching materials
BC courts, introduction to BC courts, different kinds of courts, access to the courts, judicial independence, differences between civil and criminal cases, Provincial Court, Supreme Court, Court of Appeal, teaching law in high school, student handouts