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My work as a historian would not have been possible without the archivists who preserved, conserved, catalogued, stored and retrieved the documents that were my source material. I am delighted to have...
A journalist requested a copy of a cheque as proof that certain funds had been repaid by a former BC Lottery Corporation executive. He also requested copies of related correspondence including the agr...
In recent weeks many local governments have reported plans to implement video surveillance in public spaces, on a scale that would be unprecedented in BC. Richmond plans to spend over $2 million to de...
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Drew McArthur
Acting Information and Privacy Commissioner for BC