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Stratégies pour rendre la Nouvelle-Écosse accessible d'ici 2030

Justice

September 21, 2018 11:52 AM

JUSTICE--Stratégies pour rendre la Nouvelle-Écosse accessible d'ici 2030
Les établissements d'enseignement, les édifices et les espaces communs en Nouvelle-Écosse devront bientôt se conformer à des normes d'accessibilité.

Strategies to Make Nova Scotia Accessible by 2030

Justice

September 21, 2018 11:47 AM

JUSTICE--Strategies to Make Nova Scotia Accessible by 2030
Education, buildings, and shared spaces in Nova Scotia will soon be guided by accessibility standards.

Act to Restrict Possession and Sale of Body Armour

Justice

September 14, 2018 9:20 AM

JUSTICE--Act to Restrict Possession and Sale of Body Armour
Law enforcement officers and Nova Scotians will benefit from changes the government is introducing to make communities safer.

Supporting Victims of Online Bullying, Op-ed

Justice

September 13, 2018 11:00 AM

JUSTICE--Supporting Victims of Online Bullying, Op-ed
NOTE: The following is an op-ed from Justice Minister Mark Furey.
Bullying today goes far beyond the playground, campus, or workplace; it can be online and quickly seen and shared by many, where the victim has no escape.

Death in Correctional Services Custody

Justice

September 11, 2018 5:06 PM

JUSTICE--Death in Correctional Services Custody
A 29-year-old man found unresponsive in his cell on Sept. 10 at Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Dartmouth died at the Dartmouth General Hospital today, Sept. 11.

Protecting Rights of 2SLGBTIQ+ Youth with Prohibition on Harmful Therapy

Justice

September 11, 2018 1:23 PM

JUSTICE--Protecting Rights of 2SLGBTIQ+ Youth with Prohibition on Harmful Therapy
Legislation was introduced today, Sept. 11, to prohibit the use of a discriminatory and harmful therapy that attempts to change the sexual orientation or gender identity of young people who identify as 2SLGBTIQ+.

Medical Emergency at Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility

Justice

September 11, 2018 11:49 AM

JUSTICE--Medical Emergency at Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility
A 29-year-old man was found unresponsive in his cell at the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Dartmouth on Monday, Sept. 10.

Preparing for the future: Enhancing programming and services at the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility, Op-Ed

Justice

September 6, 2018 3:14 PM

JUSTICE--Preparing for the future: Enhancing programming and services at the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility, Op-Ed
NOTE: The following is an op-ed from Justice Minister Mark Furey.
Over the last few weeks, attention has been focused on Nova Scotia’s largest correctional facility, the Central Nova Scotia Correctional Facility in Burnside.

Marking One Year of Progress on Overdose Awareness Day

Justice

August 31, 2018 10:53 AM

HEALTH/WELLNESS/JUSTICE--Marking One Year of Progress on Overdose Awareness Day
Access to naloxone and treatment, shorter waitlists and wait times, and more funding for community-based harm reduction are among key government actions and investments completed in the first year of the Opioid Use and Overdose Framework.

Acting Conflict of Interest Commissioner Appointed

Justice

July 31, 2018 1:10 PM

JUSTICE--Acting Conflict of Interest Commissioner Appointed
The province has appointed an acting commissioner to oversee potential conflict of interest matters.

Reward Paid Under the Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program

Justice

July 20, 2018 12:01 PM

JUSTICE--Reward Paid Under the Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program
A serious crime has been solved with the help of information received through Nova Scotia's Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program.

Homicide Case Added to Rewards Program

Justice

July 12, 2018 1:12 PM

JUSTICE--Homicide Case Added to Rewards Program
The RCMP and the provincial government are adding the homicide of Tina Barron to the Rewards for Major Unsolved Crimes Program.

Proclamation de la loi sur les images intimes et la cybersécurité

Justice

July 5, 2018 11:43 AM

JUSTICE--Proclamation de la loi sur les images intimes et la cybersécurité
Les victimes de cyberintimidation et de la diffusion d'images intimes sans consentement ont maintenant des options pour aborder la situation.

Intimate Images and Cyber-protection Legislation Proclaimed

Justice

July 5, 2018 11:39 AM

JUSTICE--Intimate Images and Cyber-protection Legislation Proclaimed
Victims of cyberbullying and unwanted sharing of intimate images now have options for dealing with those who want to harm them.

Grand Opening of the Wagmatcook Court

Justice

June 21, 2018 1:16 PM

PREMIER’S OFFICE/JUSTICE/ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS--Grand Opening of the Wagmatcook Court
Nova Scotia’s first Aboriginal Wellness and Gladue Court was officially opened and celebrated in Wagmatcook First Nation today, June 21, marking National Indigenous Peoples Day.

Proclamation de la loi sur les chiens d'assistance

Justice

June 13, 2018 10:36 AM

JUSTICE--Proclamation de la loi sur les chiens d'assistance
Les droits des utilisateurs de chiens d'assistance de vivre, de magasiner, de se déplacer et d'accéder aux mêmes endroits et services que tous les autres Néo-Écossais seront protégés grâce à l'entrée en vigueur de la loi sur les chiens d'assistance (Service Dog Act) le 27 juin.

Service Dog Act to be Proclaimed

Justice

June 13, 2018 10:33 AM

JUSTICE--Service Dog Act to be Proclaimed
The rights of service dog users to live, shop, commute and access the same places and services as other Nova Scotians will be protected when legislation comes into effect on June 27.

New Judge Appointed to Provincial and Family Court

Justice

June 4, 2018 11:22 AM

JUSTICE--New Judge Appointed to Provincial and Family Court
Christopher Manning, a private practice lawyer in Kentville, has been appointed as the newest provincial and family court judge.

AccessAbility Week Promotes Inclusion and the Removal of Barriers to Accessibility

Justice

May 30, 2018 12:18 PM

JUSTICE--AccessAbility Week Promotes Inclusion and the Removal of Barriers to Accessibility
NOTE: The following is an op-ed from Gerry Post, executive director of the Nova Scotia Accessibility Directorate.
National AccessAbility Week runs from May 27 to June 2. It’s a time to promote inclusion and accessibility and share our commitment to a more equitable and barrier-free province for all Nova Scotians.

Correctional Services Week Recognized

Justice

May 17, 2018 12:01 PM

JUSTICE--Correctional Services Week Recognized
Correctional Services employees are being celebrated this week for the work they do to keep our communities safe.

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