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Provinces pursue OxyContin maker for $67B US in costs associated with Canada’s opioid crisis | CBC News

‘Staggering’ claims against Purdue Pharma filed in U.S. bankruptcy court OxyContin was introduced as a pain medication about two decades ago, marking what addiction experts recognize as the beginning of the opioid crisis. (Toby Talbot/The Associated Press) (Toby Talbot/The Associated … Continue reading

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BC nurse falsified records, diverted ‘significant’ quantities of opiates from hospital | CTV News

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Money-laundering commission resumes hearings in B.C.

Commissioner Austin Cullen presides over opening statements at the Commission of Inquiry into Money Laundering in British Columbia on Feb. 24. Hearings will resume today after being suspended for the provincial election. (Ben Nelms/CBC) Money-laundering commission resumes hearings in B.C. … Continue reading

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Money laundering case in BC dropped without any reasons given – update

A woman arrives at a storefront in Richmond, B.C., on Friday, Jan. 4, 2019. The RCMP raided the location in 2015 when it housed the business Style Travel. RAFAL GERSZAK — It is concerning that this important case dropped without … Continue reading

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Hustle in the oil patch: Inside a looming financial and environmental crisis – Investigation

Just a few years after the boom, energy companies are shedding distressed wells for next to nothing. It’s a brisk trade in junk assets — and it’s going virtually unchecked by regulators. Who will pay to clean it up? JEFF … Continue reading

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Public versus Private Auto Insurance

Updated: Nov 6 2018 Posted Oct 14 2016 Kevin Yaworski – Public Advocate — Here is some info about privatizing auto insurance and some of the issues with public and private that need to be corrected. http://www.ibc.ca/…/public-versus-private-auto-insurance Comparing auto insurance … Continue reading

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