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Changes to Restorative Justice will Improve Province’s Criminal Justice System

Jul. 16, 2019 - 11:09 AM

Justice -- Nova Scotians impacted by crime will now have greater access to restorative justice – a program that focuses on addressing and resolving the harms and needs of all involved.

Families get Easier Access to Information on Support Payments

Jun. 28, 2019 - 09:29 AM

Justice -- Families who rely on court-ordered child and spousal support payments now have easier access to information on their case files online.

Accès plus facile aux renseignements sur les pensions alimentaires

Jun. 28, 2019 - 09:29 AM

Justice -- Les familles qui reçoivent des versements imposés par le tribunal pour le soutien d'un enfant ou d'un conjoint ont maintenant accès plus facilement aux renseignements sur leur dossier en ligne.

NSLC Named Retailer for Cannabis Edibles, Extracts and Topicals

Jun. 24, 2019 - 11:34 AM

Justice -- The Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC) will sell cannabis edibles, extracts and topicals when the products become legal later this year.

Mistaken Release from Custody

Jun. 20, 2019 - 10:54 AM

Justice -- A 72-year-old male inmate was mistakenly released from custody by Sheriff Services at about 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, following an appearance at the Pictou provincial court.

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