The Canadian Press

2015-04-30 | BC Teachers Dispute

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B-C's highest court has ruled the province didn't violate teachers' charter rights, reversing two lower court decisions in favour of a union that has fought for class size and composition clauses in its contracts.

Date: 2015-04-30
Placeline: VANCOUVER.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 31 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << four of five appeal court judges agreed to overturn the latest ruling writing that the province consulted the teachers in good-faith negotiations leading up to the legislation to earlier rulings from the BC Supreme Court said the government infringed on teachers rights when it remove their ability to bargain class size and composition the majority ruled that the legislation was constitutional the union has the option to seek leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada which has already heard previous cases involving the two sides Terry Theodore the Canadian Press Vancouver >>