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B.C. Medical Association wants crackdown on online drug advertising

February 27, 2013
B.C. Medical Association wants crackdown on online drug advertising

Canadians are being inundated with ads for prescription drugs on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and sponsored blogs, even though direct drug marketing to consumers is banned in Canada. Global TV BC News

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B.C. privacy watchdog challenges election advertising law

January 30, 2013
B.C. privacy watchdog challenges election advertising law

A privacy watchdog group in B.C. says it has accepted the challenge after provincial officials dared it to fight a section of the B.C. Election Act in court. CBC | British Columbia News

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B.C. privacy watchdog launches charter challenge of election advertising law

January 30, 2013

A privacy watchdog group in B.C. says it has accepted the challenge after provincial officials dared it to fight a section of the B.C. Election Act in court. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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NDP says B.C. auditor should review government ads to curb partisan views(2)

January 23, 2013
NDP says B.C. auditor should review government ads to curb partisan views(2)

VANCOUVER – The NDP says B.C.’s auditor general should have the final say over any advertising the provincial government runs. Global TV BC News

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NDP says it would end partisan advertising

January 22, 2013
NDP says it would end partisan advertising

The NDP say the government is wasting your money promoting the BC Liberals, and he has a plan to bring the practise to an end. NDP leader Adrian Dix says he will propose legislation that would ensure money spent on government advertising benefits the taxpayer. The rules would also ban all non-essential advertising four months [...]

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