Did you know that British Columbia is one of the few jurisdictions in Canada without specialized courts for cases involving domestic violence?

Angela Marie MacDougall, Executive Director of Battered Women’s Support Services, joins a distinguished panel of guest speakers to discuss the benefits and pitfalls of domestic violence courts for women and children in B.C.

Featured Guest Speakers are:

Jennifer Koshan- University of Calgary
Wanda Wiegers- University of Saskatchewan
Jocelyn Coupal- Ministry of the Attorney General
Inspector Richard Konarski- RCMP, Langley Detachment
Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond- Representative for Children and Youth in BC

All are invited to the discussion to take place on Wednesday, October 6th, 2010 in the:

Alma VanDusen Room at the Vancouver Public Library
350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, B.C.
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Download the following poster for more details: