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One investigation begun under B.C.’s new whistleblower protection law

B.C.’s ombudsperson has launched his first investigation as a result of new legislation protecting whistleblowers. The Public Interest Disclosure Act, which came into force on Dec. 1, 2019, aims to provide a way for current and former government employees to report wrongdoing without fear of reprisal. In his first annual report, released Wednesday, ombudsperson Jay […]