Lawyers' Rights Watch Canada has just released a draft report for public comment, "The Right to Legal Aid: How BC's Legal Aid System Fails to Comply with International Law" (PDF). Legal aid in British Columbia is administered by the Legal Services Society. The Legal Services Society is funded primarily by the provincial government; fund are also provided by the BC Law Foundation.
Comment on this important report is open until 8 August 2014. Read the LRWC's statement on the new report. Read Ian Mulgrew's article on the new report from the Vancouver Sun.