Alberta's tough new drunk driving law to be challenged
An Edmonton lawyer is preparing a constitutional challenge to the provision in Alberta's Traffic Safety Act that mandates indefinite license suspensions for those awaiting trial on drunk driving charges.
Alberta: Correctional system is in turmoil no settlement in sight
A strike, which started on Friday after the suspension of two guards at the Edmonton Remand Centre, has no end in sight and is expected to spread as more workers in the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE) are expected to join on Monday.
Alberta's new anti-bullying legislation comes under fire
The anti-bullying provisions in Alberta's new Education Act have been described as the toughest in Canada. But critics complain that too much responsibility for enforcing anti-bullying acts has been placed on children.