British Columbia

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Charges laid alleging death threats against B.C.'s premier, Speaker

By The Canadian Press
June 27, 2017 - 11:42am Updated: June 28, 2017 - 10:23am

VICTORIA — A woman faces charges of uttering death threats aimed at Premier Christy Clark and Speaker of the legislature Steve Thomson over allegations she left threatening telephone messages at two Kelowna area constituency offices, a special prosecutor said.


NDP, Greens vote against their political goals in favour of defeating Liberals

By The Canadian Press
June 27, 2017 - 7:06am Updated: June 27, 2017 - 11:44am

VICTORIA — Two coveted political goals of the NDP and Greens were defeated Monday in the British Columbia legislature as the opposition parties resolved no bills should be considered until a confidence vote is held on the province’s Liberal government.