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1Legal Help
Looking for legal information? Puzzled by the maze of legal resources in Nova Scotia and don't know where to start? We'll help you navigate! Call our Legal Information Line at 1 800 665-9779 or 902-455-3135 to get free legal information.…

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2Legal News
legislature LISNS was formally recognized on November 3 2016 in the House of Assembly by Minister of Justice, Diana Whalen for its innovation in promoting access to justice for Nova Scotians through the Public Navigator Program, the first program of its kind in the country.…

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3Legal Info Topics
Shopping online is convenient.  But when you buy goods or services from a business online you are entering into a contract, so know your rights before you buy!…

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At this time of year police increase efforts to raise public awareness about road safety, with a particular focus on reducing impaired driving. You’ll likely see more police checkpoints across the province. A key message of course is don’t drink, or take drugs, and drive.…

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By John McKiggan, McKiggan Hebert Lawyers. If a person has never experienced sexual abuse, it probably seems pretty far from their reality. However, the statistics about how common childhood abuse is are frightening; 1 in 3 females and 1 in 6 males in Canada will encounter some form of child abu…

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About LISNS

The Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia (or LISNS) is a charitable, not-for-profit organization. We have been providing Nova Scotians with easy to understand information and resources about the law for 35 years.

LISNS' staff and volunteers believe easy access to information about the law is fundamental to a fair justice system. Quite simply, it's why and what we do!

If you need legal information - see "I have a legal question" for general information, or call the Legal Information Line for more specific info.

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